Spanish Best : The Fine Shotguns of Spain

Spanish Best : The Fine Shotguns of Spain

Book Title: Spanish Best : The Fine Shotguns of Spain

Author: Terry Wieland

Format: Paperback | 360 pages

Publication Date: 07 Oct 2014

ISBN-13: 9781586671433

The extraordinary shotguns produced by the craftsman of Spain's Basque Country are no longer a secret. Their shooting qualities, beauty, and great value have been extolled by a host of experts. Sportsmen of considerable means and everyday bird hunters alike have found guns that suit their tastes from such makers as AYA, Arrieta, Ugartechea, and many more

In this vastly expanded treatment of the subject, Wieland provides a completely updated guide to the guns and gunmakers, reliving history, going inside manufacturing facilities, discussing design and assembly, touring the region, and sampling its food, wine, and warmth. There are more than 150 color photographs to accompany the text and show precisely how the guns and workrooms look. There are three new maps, as well, including one that will allow visitors to navigate Eibar like a seasoned veteran.