Part I: The Politics

Introduction

The Protagonists

Early History of the Lewis Name and Family

The Early Military Career of Isaac Newton Lewis

   The Gatling: the First U.S. Military Rapid-Fire Gun

 

   Lieut. Lewis' Important Early Experience in the 2nd 

   U.S. Artillery

 

   Lewis Promoted to 1st Lieutenant: First Range

   Finder Development

 

 

Introducing Lewis' Nemesis: William Crozier

Completing the Triumvirate

   The Early Life of Dr. Samuel Neal McClean

 

 

 


 

 

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ART I: THE POLITICS

CHAPTER        CONTENT

1

THE McCLEAN GUN

2

BACK TO SQUARE ONE

3

LEWIS SAVE THE DAY

4

THE LEWIS GUN IS PERFECTED: IN ENGLAND

5

MEANWHILE, BACK IN AMERICA

 

 

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ABLE OF CONTENTS

PART           TITLE

I

THE POLITICS

II

FORGED IN A TRIAL BY FIRE

III

ALLIED AFTERMATH

IV

LEWIS IN DEPTH

V

THE FORTUNES OF WAR

VI ACCESSORIES AND ANCILLARIES
VII PARALLEL DEVELOPMENTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

PART III

 

 

 

THE BOOK

 

 

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