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Guns, Gunpowder and Saltpetre: a short history

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    Authors & editors

    Crozier, Ronald D [Author]

    Publisher Faversham Society
    Year of publication 1998
    Languages

    English (main text)

    Medium Book
    Edition1
    ISBN1900214032
    ISSN0014892X
    Topics

    Manufacturing > Gunpowder & charcoal

    Scope & contentWide ranging for China and the discovery of gunpowder to British manufacture 1830-1880. Emphasis on saltpetre its refining in Europe and impact of warfare. Mentions the Chilean nitrate industry and black powders
    KeywordsGunpowder, Napoleon, France, mining

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    Accession no. 230432

    • Shelf location: K255-CRO
    • Donor: Alan and Glenys Crocker Collection
    • Notes: About Faversham 58

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