Recommended Reading

Most new airguners are at a loss for informative literature and references. Below is a partial list of Technical and Historical Reference books. Additional information can be found in owners manual, factory service manuals, catalogs, Airgun Periodicals, Airgun Hunting books, firearm books.

  • 175 Year of United States Pneumatic Airgun Patents, By Robert E. LeDuox
  • 75 Years of Crosman Airguns, By Dean T. Fletcher
  • Air Guns, Air Canes, and Air Weapons, By Reilly (Download available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Air Rifles and Air Pistols Post 1945 in Germany,2nd Edition, Ernst G. Dieter
  • Air Rifles, 4th Edition, By Dennis Hiller.
  • Air-Guns & Air-Pistols, By L. Wesley, Revised by G. V. Cardew
  • Airgun Batteries, By Eldon G. Wolff
  • Airgun Digest, 1st Edition, By Robert Beeman
  • Airgun Digest, 2nd Edition, By J. I. Galan
  • Airgun Digest, 3rd Edition, By J. I. Galan
  • Airgun Odyssey, by Steve Hanson (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Airguns and Other Pneumatic Arms, By Arne Hoff
  • Airguns, By Eldon G. Wolff (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Air Pistols, By Dennis E. Hiller
  • All About Airguns, By Robert J. Traister
  • American Air Rifles, By James E. House (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Ammo Boxes From Around The World, By Kenth Friberg
  • An Encyclopedia of Daisy Plymouth Guns, By Gary Garber
  • Bailey and Colombian Air Rifles, By William H. Johnson
  • Blue Book of Airguns
  • Blue Book of Antique American Firearms & Values
  • Blue Book of Gun Values
  • British Gunmakers, Their Trade Cards, Cases, and Equipment 1780- 1860
  • BSA and Lincoln Jeffries Air Rifles, By John Knibbs (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • CO2 Pistols & Rifles, By James E. House (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Complete Book of the Air Gun, By Nonte
  • Construction and Operation of the Air Gun, Vol 1, Revised 2nd Edition, The Austrian Army Repeating Air Rifle, By G. Baker and C. Currie
  • Construction and Operation of the Air Gun, Vol 2, The Walking Stick Air Gun, By G. Baker and C. Currie
  • Daisy Air Rifles and BB Guns, By Neal Punchard
  • Daisy, It all Starts Here, By Joe C. Murfin (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Dictionary of Guns and Gunmakers
  • Exploded Airgun Drawings, 3rd Edition, By John Groenewold
  • Gas, Air, and Spring Guns, By W. H. B. Smith
  • Images of America, Plymouth’s Air Rifle Industry, By Elizabeth Kelley Kerstens
  • Internal Ballistics of a Spring Air Pellet Gun, By Stephen J. Compton
  • It’s A Daisy, By Cass S. Hough (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Know Your Sheridan, By Ronald E. Elbe
  • Modern Airweapon Shooting, By Churchill & Davies
  • Pneumatic Arms and Oddities, By Michael R. Parks
  • Quackenbush Guns, By John Groenewold (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • QB78 Family Workshop Manual, by Stephen Archer (Available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • Sheridan Classic American Air Rifles, By U. J. Backus
  • The Airgun Book, 4th Edition, By John Walter
  • The Airgun From Muzzle To Target, By G. V. Cardew and G. M. Cardew
  • The Airgun From Trigger To Muzzle, By G. V. Cardew, G. M. Cardew, & E. R. Elsom
  • The American BB Gun, By Arni T. Dunathan
  • The Art of Collecting Airguns, By Robert D. Beeman
  • The Beeman R1, By Tom Gaylord
  • The Complete Feinwerkbau Spirter Owner Manual, by Air Rifle Headquarters (Download available on our website: CLICK HERE)
  • The Crosman Arms Model 160 Pellgun, By Dean T. Fletcher
  • The Crosman Rifle 1923-1950, By Dean T. Fletcher
  • The Daisy Spittin” Image Modal 179 BB Six Gun, By Lewis E. Wood
  • The Encyclopedia of Spring Air Pistols, By John Griffiths
  • The Golden Century, By John Knibbs
  • The Scheiffel and Kunitomo Air Guns, By Eldon G. Wolff
  • The St. Louis and Benjamin Air Rifle Co’s, By Dean T. Fletcher
  • The Toolmaker’s Airgun, By Paul Betts
  • Toys That Shoot and Other Neat Stuff, By James L. Dundas
  • Webley Air Pistols, By Gordon Bruce
  • Webley Air Rifles 1925-2005, By Christopher Thrale
  • Weihrauch Handbook, by Air Rifle Headquarters (Download available on our website: CLICK HERE)