Young hunting enthusiasts, history buffs, future military leaders, and biathletes have interests that involve guns. They know these powerful weapons must be handled with responsibility and respect. The Gun Education and Safety series provides essential knowledge about guns, gun safety, and the rights and responsibilities that go along with gun ownership and use. Full-color photos enhance easy-to-read text in this well-balanced look at the guns around us. The Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.