Those who regularly receive "The Blue
Press" from Dillon
Precision are familiar with John Marshall's Classic Firearms
series. Those of you who do not receive "The Blue
Press" are missing out. This monthly magazine is the Dillon
Precision catalog. Dillon is the premier maker of high-quality
loading equipment for thousands of shooters who handload their
own ammo, as well as for many makers of premium factory
ammunition. I have relied upon Dillon
reloading equipment for decades, to handload my own
ammunition, as Dillon quality is superb, and no one in the
industry has a better warranty nor better customer service.
Within the pages of "The Blue Press"
each month is Dillon's catalog of loading equipment, components,
and shooting accessories, but also contained within those pages
are excellent articles by Peter Caroline, John Marshall, and
other top-tier authors. John Marshall's Classic Firearms
articles are some of my favorite reading, from any publication.
In these articles, Mr. Marshall covers the history and details
of some of the finest firearms ever made, for both military and
The topic of this brief review; "101
Classic Firearms" is a collection of those articles from
"The Blue Press", as well as a few that have
not yet been published, all bound into a high-quality hardback
book, which should be in every gun enthusiasts library. This
book is very well-written, informative, and entertaining,
providing hours of reading enjoyment and years of reference for
anyone with a desire to know more about the classic firearms of
the world. The book is printed on quality glossy paper, with
colored photographs, and is printed, bound, and published in the
This gem is available directly from Dillon
Precision, and at only $29.95 as of the date of this review,
provides a wealth of knowledge on 101 Classic Firearms. I highly
recommend this book to anyone and everyone with an interest in
the firearms that shaped our history.
now by clicking HERE.
Got something to say about this article?
Want to agree (or disagree) with it? Click the following link to
go to the GUNBlast Feedback Page.