Tag Archives: biography of the AK-47

NYT Mikhail Kalashnikov Obit Omits Most Important Fact

Mikhail Kalashnikov, father of the AK-47, is dead at the age of 94. From the New York Times obituary by C. J. Chivers: His role in the rifle’s creation, and the attention showered on him by the Kremlin’s propaganda machine, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments