Large Service Pistol

Some articles on large, pistols:

Joseph Conrad - Merchant Navy - British Voyages - Master
... acquaintance with the peoples of the Malay Archipelago, why does this area loom so large in his early work? (Leaving aside The Rescue, whose completion ... He had not been captain or first mate in a large vessel, nor had he worked for a firm of importance ... By accepting the job in the trading company, he joined, for once in his life, an organized, large-scale group activity on land.. ...
Llama Firearms - Tauler and Mugica Brands
... In the 1930s, Gabilondo manufactured its pistols under the brand names "Tauler" and "Mugica" for worldwide export, mainly to the Americas and Asia ... He had the full range of Llama pistols manufactured bearing his trademark and name, with a variety of minor improvements of his own design ... Markings on the pistols were in English, suggesting he had the British Commonwealth and North American markets in mind, although in the past other firms had also used these in an attempt to ...

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