THE CONFEDERATE MORSE CARBINE: MYTH VS REALITY
212pp., 4to, fully illus.in colour, P.B. 2018. One of the rarest longarms of the Civil War and the first American firearm to use centerfire ammunition. This book covers the first accurate account of the Morse carbine’s production figures and manufacturing dates, as well as a full history of the armory in South Carolina where they were produced. Also includes details about which South Carolina units were issued these unique carbines and why.