When the semi-automatic pistol emerged in the early 20th century, revolvers took a back seat in military, home and personal defense. Revolver expert Grant Cunningham suggests it’s time to reconsider.
Even in this age of the polymer wonder pistol, the revolver has some advantages that are not easily dismissed.
Here's what to consider as you shop for your next new revolver for concealed carry.
If you’re toying with the idea of adding revolvers to your lineup, whether for target fun, a concealed carry backup, or even your main sidearm, then author Grant Cunningham’s Gun Digest Book of the Revolver should be a must-read before you open your wallet.
Big-bore revolutionary John Linebaugh shares his thoughts on why bigger is better but faster isn’t.
20 lovely sixgun images – with a focus on practical double-action revolvers – from the Gun Digest Book of the Revolver.
The world's most potent handgun cartridge in the year 1958, its history and development, plus notes on handloading and shooting it, by the man whose dream came true!
Designed as a defensive handgun, the Governor is a handy little small-game getter, too.
FOR OVER THIRTY YEARS I wore a sixgun as regularly as I did my trousers. Without it I did not feel fully dressed. It was a tool, and a mighty useful one at that. I still like to have a good gun in easy reach at all times.