Part revolver, part shotgun, the Le Mat was a favorite of several noteworthy Confederate

Largent, Floyd
October 1996
Military History;Oct96, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p74
Features the LeMat revolver, a revolver patented by Jean Alexander Francois Le Mat in 1856. Use of the revolver by Confederate officers during the American Civil War; Design features; Le Mat's personal and career history.


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