Gun Digest Annual Books

Read Charles Askins' gun review for the 44 Magnum in the 1957 "Gun Digest"

Looking Back: Col. Charles Askins Reviews the 44 Magnum

Back in the 1957 edition of "Gun Digest," Col. Charles Askins wrote a gun review for the 44 Magnum. It occurs to me that some of us may not have been around to read it then, and it might be fun to introduce new readers to this classic "Gun Digest" material. And for those...

Gun Digest 1944-2013 3-Disc Set

“Gun Digest” Book Archive Winner Announced

Thanks to everyone who commented for a chance to win the giveaway. It has been great to hear from long-time followers of Gun Digest, others like us who enjoy reading everything we can about guns. And, a hearty welcome to the many newer readers. We're glad you found us, and we hope you like...

Gun Digest: The World's Greatest Gun Book

Gun Digest: Is It a Book or a Magazine??

Those who have been reading "Gun Digest" for some time may be familiar with both the book and the magazine, but for our newer readers, here's a quick primer (and a great offer to save $ when you order both!).

69 years of Gun Digest books on 3 discs

Giveaway: Win 69 Years of “Gun Digest” Annual Books!!

For fans of Gun Digest old and new, the "Gun Digest 1944-2013 3-Disc Set" is the ultimate collection of “The World’s Greatest Gun Book." This week, we're giving away a "Gun Digest 1944-2013 3-Disc Set" - the entire 69-year Gun Digest Book digital library in pdf format on three discs! - to one lucky...

Gun Digest 2013 67th Edition Book

Gun Digest 2013—It’s Finally Here!

  For all you loyal Gun Digest annual readers out there who’ve been chompin’ at the bit for this year’s edition, you can breathe a side of relief, pull up a comfy chair, and settle in for a good long read, because it’s finally here! Gun Digest 2013 is on bookstore shelves. I had...

Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2012

The Gun Digest – 2012 Table of Contents John T. Amber Literary Award 3 Introduction 4 Italy’s Double Barrel Bargains 8 Guns for the Great North 18 Smith & Wesson: American Pioneer 22 The Kautzky Dynasty 31 Me & My Dad & Gun Digest 34 Custom & Engraved Guns 38 PCSACs: Pistol-Cartridge Semi-Auto Carbines...

Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2010

The Gun Digest – 2010 Table of Contents John T. Amber Literary Award 3 Introduction 4 The Incredible 2-Bore Rifle 8 Gas-Delayed Blowbacks: Junk or Cutting Edge? 14 Hornet Hotrod: The .19 Calhoon Badger 22 The Beretta Survival Kit: The Model 84 .380 ACP 26 The Magnificent Seven 32 An Introduction to the Military...

Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2011

The Gun Digest – 2011 Table of Contents John T. Amber Literary Award 3 Introduction 4 Features TR’s “Big (Fire) Stick” by Tom Caceci 8 The Innovative Winchester Model 59 by Bernard H. DiGiacobbe, M.D. 14 The French Service Revolver Models of 1873 and 1874 by Raymond Caranta 18 The N-Frame S&W Revolver by...