Guns in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law.

2d ed. Ed. by Gregg Lee Carter. 3v. 2012. 1,096p. illus. ABC-CLIO, $294 (9780313386701).


A combination of solid scholarship, relevant subject matter, and efficient cross-referencing makes this set a must-have for public and high-school libraries supporting this perennial research topic.




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