GLOCK - The Rise of America's Gun

GLOCK - The Rise of America's Gun

There are 4 comments on the AmmoLand story from Dec 19, 2011, titled GLOCK - The Rise of America's Gun. In it, AmmoLand reports that:

Based on fifteen years of research, including interviews with numerous former Glock executives, police officials, gun owners, and more, GLOCK: The Rise of America's Gun by Paul M. Barrett tells the story of how an obscure Austrian curtain rod manufacturer stormed the American gun market and became, in the space of a few years, an American icon.

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Indianapolis, IN

#1 Dec 19, 2011
Hmmm, he said nothing of the ever-looming kBoom! tempted by Glock-wielders daily.

“Tu ne cede malis”

Since: Dec 06

Lots of different places

#2 Dec 19, 2011
sharkey wrote:
Hmmm, he said nothing of the ever-looming kBoom! tempted by Glock-wielders daily.
All of which connotes exactly what ...?
Paul Barrett - author

Corona, NY

#3 Dec 20, 2011
Plenty of discussion of Glock malfunctions (and the gun's general reliability, compared to rivals) in the book itself -- GLOCK: The Rise of America's Gun (Crown). More info here: .

Thanks for your interest!

Paul Barrett
Ronny Jo

San Antonio, TX

#4 Aug 14, 2012
Speaking of the Glock...the Glock 21 is now being bid on at . In case you haven't heard of the website, it is a great penny auction site where you can name your own price for the items you want!

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