Gun Photos: Massad Ayoob’s 35 Greatest Handguns of the World

The Colt National Match Pistol

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Springfield Armory’s match grade guns are spiritual descendants of the National Match, author suggests. This one, in 9mm, is also an effective fight-stopper with the sort of ammo shown.

This photo gallery is excerpted from Massad Ayoob’s Greatest Handguns of the World Vol. I & Massad Ayoob’s Greatest Handguns of the World Vol. II.

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One thought on “Gun Photos: Massad Ayoob’s 35 Greatest Handguns of the World

  1. nmgene

    Are you sure this isnt an add for Smith & Wesson? A model 29 will come apart after a steady diet of 44 mag loads. A Redhawk can be overloaded and last forever for half the money.

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