Tales of the Gun

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Tales of the Gun was a television series that broadcast on the History Channel for one season in 1998.[1] It featured the history of firearms.

The usual episode format included interviews of historians and people who used the featured weapon, explanations of how the weapons were made, and demonstrations on a shooting range. The series narrator for the US version was Thom Pinto, a veteran voice actor.

Episodes[edit]

Season 1[edit]

  1. Ep 1: "Making of a Gun"
  2. Ep 2: "Bullets and Ammo"
  3. Ep 3: "Duelling pistols"
  4. Ep 4: "The Gunslingers"
  5. Ep 5: "Guns of Colt"
  6. Ep 6: "Guns of Remington"
  7. Ep 7: "Guns of Smith & Wesson"
  8. Ep 8: "Guns of Winchester"
  9. Ep 9: "Early Guns"
  10. Ep 10: "The Rifle"
  11. Ep 11: "Shotguns"
  12. Ep 12: "The Guns of Browning"
  13. Ep 13: "Early Machine Guns"
  14. Ep 14: "Gangster Guns"
  15. Ep 15: "The Tommy Gun"
  16. Ep 16: "Rapid Firepower"
  17. Ep 17: "Guns of the Civil War"
  18. Ep 18: "Guns of the Revolution"
  19. Ep 19: "US Guns of WW2"
  20. Ep 20: "Infamous Guns"
  21. Ep 21: "German Small Arms of WW2"
  22. Ep 22: "Luger"
  23. Ep 23: "Guns of the Mauser"
  24. Ep 24: "Guns of Israel"
  25. Ep 25: "Guns of the Russian Military"
  26. Ep 26: " Japanese Guns of WW2"
  27. Ep 27: "Naval Guns"
  28. Ep 28: "M-16"
  29. Ep 29: "AK-47"
  30. Ep 30: "Super Guns of Today and Tomorrow"
  31. Ep 31: "Guns of the Sky"
  32. Ep 32: "Automatic Pistols"
  33. Ep 33: "Sharpshooters and Long Range Guns"
  34. Ep 34: "Police Guns"
  35. Ep 35: "Women and Guns"
  36. Ep 36: "Guns of Infamy Part 1"
  37. Ep 37: "Guns of Infamy Part 2"
  38. Ep 38: "Million Dollar Guns"
  39. Ep 39: "Guns of the Commandos"
  40. Finale:"Ten Guns That Changed the World"

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