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The Gatling gun

Paul Wahl

The Gatling gun

by Paul Wahl

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Published by Jenkins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Paul Wahl and Donald R. Toppel.
ContributionsToppel, Donald R.
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination168p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21560418M

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The most popular color. You guessed it. Richard Jordan Gatling, (born SeptemManey’s Neck, North Carolina, U.S.—died FebruNew York, New York), American inventor best known for his invention of the Gatling gun, a crank-operated, multibarrel machine gun, which he patented in Gatling’s career as an inventor began when he assisted his father in the construction and perfecting of machines for.The initial Gatling gun design was very unlike its later models.

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He received a U.S. Patent on November 4,