H 297 x W 210 mm
Illustrated throughout in colour.
Published Aug 2022
This book presents a detailed overview of the firearms used in Oman over the last four centuries. Portable firearms, rifles and cannons are all discussed in detail with supporting illustrations. The weapons described in this book are mostly from the National Museum Oman and Bait al Zubair Museum in Muscat.
1 Gunpowder ;
2 Matchlock Guns ;
3 Flintlock and Percussion Guns ;
4 Introduction of Modern Rifles in Arabia ;
5 Martini Henry Rifles ;
6 Repeating Rifles ;
7 Pistols ;
8 Cannons ;