Paul Barrett – Glock: The Rise of America’s Gun

David Lewis speaks with author Paul Barrett whose new book, Glock: The Rise of America’s Gun, traces the history and cultural significance of the worlds best-selling handgun. Aside from it’s popularity with law enforcement, the Glock has also become a large part of American pop culture. It has been glamorized on the big and small screens and praised in hip-hop music since it’s release in 1982.

Original Air Date: 08-7-2012

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