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The Lineage of
the Lee-Enfield Rifle

Facts and Circumstances in the History of the .303 British

by Frederic Faust

This book chronicles the history and development of the family of the venerable Lee-Enfield rifle, beginning in 1895 with a redesign of the Lee-Metford. On it's pages you'll learn which rifles are an SMLE and which are not.

Find out which countries carried it and which wars it fought in plus consult the registry of serial numbers for Rifles No. 4 and No. 5.

Military Rifles Series



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