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High Mountain Conservation in a Changing World

by Jordi Catalan (editor) Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

This book aims to provide case studies and a general view of the main processes involved in the ecosystem shifts occurring in the high mountains, and to analyse the implications for nature conservation. Although...

HTML 5 Shoot ’em Up in an Afternoon

by Bryan Bibat Leanpub (January 30, 2018)

Learn (or teach) the basics of Game Programming with this free Phaser tutorial.

Sustainability: a comprehensive foundation

by Tom Theis & Jonathan Tomkin OpenStax CNX (March 22, 2018)

"With "Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation", first and second-year college students are introduced to this expanding new field, comprehensively exploring the essential concepts from every branch of knowledge...

Forest measurements: an applied approach

by Joan Deyoung Open Oregon Educational Resources (March 22, 2018)

"This is a forest measurements textbook written for field technicians. Silvicultural applications and illustrations are provided to demonstrate the relevance of the measurements. Special "technique tips" for...

The Starter Garden Handbook

by Alice Mary Alvrez Mango (May 19, 2018)

Here in one pretty package is everything you need to know to have your garden and eat it, too! Here is marvelous advice to reduce your food budget, eat organic, and keep your home eco-friendly. Inside, you'll...

In Defence of Life: Essays on a Radical Reworking of Green Wisdom

by Julian Rose Earth Books (November 29, 2013)

Written from the heart, this book has the power to lift the reader into another dimension. A clarion call for a new dynamic.

101 Trout Tips: A Guide's Secrets, Tactics, and Techniques

by Landon Mayer Stackpole / Headwater (January 15, 2015)

Every fly-fishing problem has a solution. This collection of advice from veteran instructor Landon Mayer helps you analyze your past mistakes and learn how to adapt to a wide range of fishing conditions.

Soldier Mountaineer

by N Kumar & N N Bhatia VIJ Books (India) Pty Ltd (July 01, 2016)

In the annals of Indian Mountaineering Colonel Narinder Kumar, affectionately called ‘Bull’ by his friends due to his physical prowess, has played a highly significant role. Without him the history of Indian...

India's Special Forces- History and Future of Special Forces

by P C Katoch & Saikat Datta VIJ Books (India) Pty Ltd (April 01, 2013)

Employment till now of our nascent Special Forces have been analyzed including whether our Special Forces have actually been employed or used as Special Forces or primarily used in counter insurgency operations...

Employement Of Special Forces: Challenges and Opportunities for the Future

by V S Yadav VIJ Books (India) Pty Ltd (July 01, 2012)

Special Forces and Special Operations offer an option for providing an asymmetric response across the entire spectrum of conflict. An asymmetric response does not automatically imply a physical attack; in most...

Gun Digest Presents Classic Sporting Rifles

by Terry Wieland Gun Digest Books (February 01, 2012)

From David Crockett with "Old Betsy" to the mountain men and their Hawkens to the buffalo hunters and their Sharps and Winchester '73s - These are the rifles that fire the imagination of both hunters and historians....

The Greatest Guns of Gun Digest

by Dan Shideler Gun Digest Books (September 15, 2010)

The Greatest Gun Book of All Time Presents – The Greatest Guns of All Time!

In The Greatest Guns of Gun Digest®!

For over six decades, Gun Digest has been the definitive guide to the world's greatest guns....

Gun Digest 2011

by Dan Shideler Gun Digest Books (July 14, 2010)


Long regarded the shooter's best resource, Gun Digest is jam-packed with the kind of entertaining information...

Gun Digest 2010

by Dan Shideler Gun Digest Books (August 01, 2009)

The one reference gun enthusiasts turn to for state-of -the industry news, new product reviews and a complete catalog of all commercially-available firearms and accessories. New to this edition are sections...

The Gun Digest Book of Tactical Weapons Assembly/Disassembly

by J B Wood Gun Digest Books (October 24, 2008)

Assault and tactical weapons make up a very large and rapidly growing segment of the firearms owned today.

Like other books in the well-respected series, this book shows the reader a detailed, step-by-step process...

Standard Catalog of Civil War Firearms

by John F. Graf Gun Digest Books (March 11, 2009)

Readers will appreciate the value of Standard Catalog of Civil War Firearms because it combines historical, identification, and pricing information in one handy volume.

A great deal of advancement in metallurgy...

Reloading for Shotgunners

by Rick Sapp Gun Digest Books (July 15, 2005)

The Classic Reference - Bigger and Better than Ever

One of the most respected reloading texts of all time, Reloading for Shotgunners is now bigger, more comprehensive and more profusely illustrated than ever!...

Paintball Digest: The Complete Guide to Games, Gear & Tactics

by Richard Sapp Gun Digest Books (June 09, 2004)

All the Gear, All the Attitude, All the Time!

With about eight million annual participants, paintball could very well be the fastest growing outdoor activity or game in America and perhaps the world. Although...

Bolt Action Rifles

by Wayne Zwoll Gun Digest Books (October 15, 2003)

Veteran author and respected shooting expert Dr. Wayne van Zwoll has made the most complete work ever published on bolt-action rifles even better by:

  • Profiling the newest turnbolt actions and rifles
  • Taking an...

The Gun Digest Book of Firearms Assembly/Disassembly Part IV - Centerfire Rifles

by J B Wood Gun Digest Books (December 01, 2003)

This New Edition is revised and expanded to include the 72 most often disassembled pistol designs (plus 250 variations) and 1,800 photos - all in 592 pages.

Pistol disassembly/reassembly has never been easier....

CO2 Pistols & Rifles

by James House Gun Digest Books (December 23, 2003)

Current safety trends encourage shooters to opt for guns of less power, especially CO2-powered guns. Several airgun shooters are not required to go through the traditional buying procedures of high-powered pistols...

The Art of Defiance

by Tyson Mitman Intellect Books (May 11, 2018)

The Art of Defiance is an ethnographic portrait of how graffiti writers see their city and, in turn, how their city sees them. It explores how becoming a graffiti writer helps disenfranchised urban citizens...

The Animal Lover's Guide to Changing the World

by Stephanie Feldstein St. Martin's Press (June 05, 2018)

"This book belongs on every animal lover's shelfand it's a particularly great gift for young people who are on fire to save animals but are unsure where to start. Hooray!!" —Sy Montgomery, author of The...

The Suppressor Handbook

by Patrick Sweeney Gun Digest Books (October 18, 2017)

Cut through the noise with The Suppressor Handbook from Gun Digest!

In The Suppressor Handbook, author and gunsmithing guru Patrick Sweeney quickly brings you up to speed with "just the facts" that you need...

The Accurate Handgun

by Robert K. Campbell Gun Digest Books (October 18, 2017)

With the popularity of IDPA, IPSC and silhouette competition, and a variety of available choices for hunting and concealed carry, handgun accuracy has never been more important. In the personal defense field,...

Gun Digest Guide to the Modern AK: Gear, Accessories & Upgrades for the AK-47 and Its Variants

by Jorge Amselle Gun Digest Books (January 17, 2017)

Today's modern, modular AK!

In Gun Digest Guide to the Modern AK, no longer is the Russian AK-47 rifle merely a cobbled clunker pressed into service by rebel freedom fighters in Third World war zones. Now, author...

Straight Talk on Armed Defense: What the Experts Want You to Know

by Massad Ayoob Gun Digest Books (June 08, 2017)

In Straight Talk on Armed Defense: What the Experts Want You to Know, Massad Ayoob and the nation's leading experts on personal protection, self-defense and concealed carry deliver authoritative guidance from...

Gunsmithing the AR-15, The Bench Manual

by Patrick Sweeney Gun Digest Books (August 30, 2016)

Like Taking an Armorer's Course for the AR-15!

For the casual shooter or first-time owner to the advanced practitioner, author Patrick Sweeney teaches you how to remove, replace, maintain and upgrade every single...

Gun Digest 2017

by Jerry Lee Gun Digest Books (August 12, 2016)


Generations of firearms enthusiasts have used Gun Digest as the number one source for information on guns old and new for hunting, target shooting, collecting...

Gun Digest Shooter's Guide to AKs

by Marco Vorobiev Gun Digest Books (June 15, 2016)

Unprecedented guide to the AK-47!

Gun Digest Shooter's Guide to AKs is the essentials reference book for any AK-47 enthusiast.

As a former member of an elite Soviet Spetsnaz unit and avid AK historian, author...

Gun Digest Book of CZ Firearms

by Robb Manning Gun Digest Books (February 17, 2017)

Most comprehensive guide available for CZ fans!

The first book of its kind written in English, Gun Digest Book of CZ Firearms is your go-to resource for everything there is to know about CZ!

Triggered by the...

Best of Gun Digest - Handguns & Handgun Shooting

by Dave Maccar Gun Digest Books (March 01, 2016)

The greatest handgun stories from the world's greatest gun book!

Here for the first time in one jam-packed edition are 15 of the best handgun articles from the pages of Gun Digest, the world's greatest gun book....

Gun Digest Book of Hunting Revolvers

by Max Prasac Gun Digest Books (January 06, 2017)

Your guide to big-bore revolver hunting!

Handgun hunting has evolved significantly over the last 25 years. With Gun Digest Book of Hunting Revolvers, you'll learn about the available factory and custom revolvers,...

Gun Digest Book Of Rimfire Rifles Assembly/Disassembly

by Kevin Muramatsu Gun Digest Books (April 22, 2016)

Shooters, gunsmiths, and collectors alike will find the revised version of this handy guide an essential reference for disassembling and reassembling a variety of rimfire rifles.

Step-by-step photographs and...

Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson

by Jim Supica & Richard Nahas Gun Digest Books (November 14, 2016)

The Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson, 4th Edition is the ultimate S&W gun guide! In this highly anticipated, detailed revision is a fully annotated identification and price guide to the world of Smith & Wesson...

Customize the Ruger 10/22

by James E. House & Kathleen A. House Gun Digest Books (October 29, 2015)

Welcome to the most complete resource available for the Ruger 10/22!

In this 2nd edition of Customize the Ruger 10/22, expert advice leads you through the process to modify and customize your Ruger 10/22, and...

Handloader's Digest

by Philip P. Massaro Gun Digest Books (December 01, 2015)


Since 1962, Handloader's Digest has been THE definitive source for handloading enthusiasts. Now The...

ABC's of Concealed Carry: A Cop's Guide to the Real World of Going Armed

by Joseph Terry Gun Digest Books (December 15, 2014)

From the introduction:

I've carried a concealed handgun for more than thirty years, but if you think this book is about me trying to persuade you to carry one too, you would be mistaken.

For 27 of those years...

Handgun Training - Practice Drills For Defensive Shooting

by Grant Cunningham Gun Digest Books (November 05, 2015)

You have a handgun for self-defense, and have taken a good defensive shooting class. How do you practice and maintain those critical skills? This book has the tools you need to hone your skills at your favorite...

Gun Digest Book of Concealed Carry Holsters: A Guide to Choosing the Best Concealed Carry Holsters for Your Lifestyle

by Corey Graff Gun Digest Books (August 01, 2014)

Congratulations! You've completed your concealed weapons class and have your permit. Now you're ready to go to the local gun shop and pick out that one perfect pistol for self-defense. So far, so good. However,...

Gun Digest Guide To Concealed Carry Handguns

by Dick Jones Gun Digest Books (November 25, 2015)

Are you interested in carrying a handgun for self defense, but don't know where to start? Perhaps you're already an armed citizen and are looking for a new carry choice? Let the Gun Digest Guide to Concealed...

Gun Digest Greats on Handguns

by Gun Digest Editors Gun Digest Books (June 30, 2014)

Excerpt from Chapter 1:

The first revolver was patented by Samuel Colt in 1836. Since then there have been no less than 156 manufacturers of revolving handguns. The Army and Navy, since that time, have adopted...

Gun Digest Book of Exploded Gun Drawings

by Kevin Muramatsu Gun Digest Books (January 28, 2015)

Parts identification for more than 1,000 guns!

Revised and expanded to include the newest, most popular guns on the market, this book is the must-have reference for gunsmiths, gun shops, collectors, shooters,...

Greatest Cartridges of All Time

by Tom Turpin Gun Digest Books (November 01, 2014)

From the Introduction:

I'll ask the question for you esteemed reader, what divine proclamation anointed your humble scribe the guru of all the cartridges that exists? The answer is simple, there is no such anointment....

Defensive Pistol Fundamentals

by Grant Cunningham Gun Digest Books (December 09, 2014)

Real skills for real people!

Defensive Pistol Fundamentals helps you--the private citizen--learn the best, most efficient ways to defend your life, or the lives of your loved ones, with a legally carried pistol....

Gun Digest Guide to Customizing Your AR-15

by Kevin Muramatsu Gun Digest Books (November 25, 2014)

Whether for practical application or tricking out your gun, today's AR accessories are a world unto themselves. Gun Digest Guide to Customizing Your AR-15 examines the dizzying array of options and makes recommendations...

Blade's Best Factory Knives: The Best Factory Knives of Blade's First 40 Years

by Blade Editors Krause Publications (February 15, 2014)

They may have been your father's knives or your grandfather's knives - they may even be your knives. To help celebrate its 40th anniversary, BLADE released a three-part series recognizing the top 40 factory...

Gun Digest's Shooter's Guide to Concealed Carry

by Jorge Amselle Gun Digest Books (December 09, 2014)

Written by experienced fi rearms instructor and military veteran Jorge Amselle, this book sorts through the issues involved in concealed carry to provide an easy-to-understand introduction. It is full of real-world...

Deadly Force - Understanding Your Right To Self Defense

by Massad Ayoob Gun Digest Books (November 25, 2014)

In a long-awaited update of the world's most authoritative work on the subject, Massad Ayoob draws from an additional three decades of experience to educate responsible firearms owners about the legal, ethical,...

Standard Catalog of Ruger Firearms

by Jerry Lee Gun Digest Books (November 25, 2014)

Your complete guide to Ruger firearms!

Standard Catalog of Ruger Firearms is the most complete guide available for buyers, sellers and collectors of these iconic firearms.

Ruger enthusiasts of all interests...