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4 edition of Chicks with guns found in the catalog.

Chicks with guns

Lindsay McCrum

Chicks with guns

by Lindsay McCrum

  • 70 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Vendome Press in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Firearms owners,
  • Shooters of firearms,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLindsay McCrum
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1421 .M36 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24827421M
    ISBN 109780865652750
    LC Control Number2011008328

    Show synopsis In Chicks with Guns, Lindsay McCrum has created a cultural portrait of women gun owners in America through photographs that are both beautiful and in a sense unexpected. The book examines issues of self-image and gender through the visual conventions of portraiture and fashion, but the guns are presented here not as superimposed props but as the very personal lifestyle accessories . In Chicks with Guns, Lindsay McCrum has created a cultural portrait of women gun owners in America through photographs that are both beautiful and in a sense unexpected. The book explores an indelible part of our national identity, but is not thrown off balance by the natural suspicions and political ideology often associated with firearms.

      I’ve been on a book kick lately, I usually don’t read books, but after discovering Gun: A Visual History recently I’ve been buying more and more firearms related books. My recently discovery is Chicks With Guns, it’s an awesome photo book with you guessed it, women and guns.. Now it’s not what you think, there’s no scantily clad women posing with the newest firearms the gun.   Let’s have a look at an unhealthy level of that dangerous combination of girls + guns pulled from pop culture ephemera from mid-century through the s. From record sleeves to pulp fiction, from men’s magazines to book jackets, the sexy woman and her gun is one of the most prevalent images in vintage pop culture.

    Get this from a library! Chicks with guns. [Lindsay McCrum] -- Lindsay McCrum's photographic collection of women gun owners in America, included with each portrait are personal statements by women who shoot for sport, hunting, law enforcement, and self-defense. Girls With Guns. No matter how you choose to shoot, we have something for you! From outerwear designed to survive any element, range wear that is comfortable both on and off the range, and logo apparel for all occasions, our collections are designed by women for women and created for any adventure that comes your way.


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It's a large format collection of pictures and essays. Each one shows a woman or girl with a favorite gun (or more than one). The women are sometimes police officers, but are usually just ordinary daughters, sisters, mothers.

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The women were all different, ranging from hunters, police officers, sportswomen, and competitive : Lindsay McCrum. Chicks With Guns and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Coffee table book for the more sophistacated “girls with guns” connoisseur: Not quite sure who their target market is, but I applaud the effort.

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