Charles Edward Chapel


Charles Edward Chapel was born in Iowa in 1904. Graduating from the Naval Academy at Annapolis and serving in the Marine Corps, he was a prolific writer, publishing thousands of articles on subjects such as police science, aviation, and firearms. One of the nation's most active gun writers, he published nearly a dozen books on the subject. Guns of the Old West is considered his greatest work. Chapel died in 1967.


The Complete Guide to Gunsmithing: Gun Care and Repair

Charles Edward Chapel


Guns of the Old West: An Illustrated Guide

Charles Edward Chapel