Another aspect of AK47 collecting are books and magazines. Countless publications have addressed the AK47 and its family of small arms. Many are not worth the time to read, others have proved themselves as excellent resources for collectors, builders and shooters.
Here are some of my favorite articles from magazines I have bought over the years. Some of these were our only source of current information before the internet existed like today. Magazines were once the major source of manufacturers and parts in the days before the internet. This collection ranges from 1983 to today. And the topics covered could keep a person reading for weeks