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Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Weapons & Technology (Star Wars: Essential Guides)

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There’s more to the arms, artillery, and exotic equipment of the Star Wars galaxy than Jedi lightsabers and blasters. Species such as the tree-dwelling Wookiees, the amphibious Gungans, and the deadly Yuuzhan Vong have yielded a staggering array of unique weapons and devices. And as the Star Wars mythos continues to grow–in prequels and video games, on screen, in print, an ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published October 26th 2004 by LucasBooks
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Kym Andrew Robinson
A guide to the small arms and armaments of the Star Wars universe. It has limited technical data with a CGI image and some handy text on each weapon. The text is the books strength in my opinion as it provides a good and solid body of information on the arms.

Though the technical data is limited it illustrates the lack of knowledge that the creators of the information know about minor infantry tactics and general combat. The effective range and kill spread of many of these devices would have them
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Izaiah
this book is just incredible. if you like weapons more than 20% 0% being hardly knowing what they are and 100% being you are addicted with weapons you will like this book.
Lowden
It was very detailed. It's more of an encyclopedia than a book.
Theresa
a good resource for star wars saga
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W. Haden Blackman is a writer who has long worked in the Star Wars universe. He is also the project lead on the MMO Star Wars: Galaxies and the video game Star Wars: The Force Unleashed.
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