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WEAPONS HISTORY

 
 
 INVENTION      INVENTOR   YEAR
Colt Revolver Samuel Colt 1836
Dynamite Alfred Nobel 1866

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Dynamite
DVD / 1 Volume Set / 50 Minutes / History Channel / Less than $25.00
The solid explosive invented by Alfred Nobel has not only changed the way we live, it has changed the face of the earth.

Early Guns
DVD / 1 Volume Set / 50 Minutes / History Channel / 73899 / Less than $25.00
Though no one can deny that the gun changed history, few realize how long it took to do so. From the time gunpowder was discovered until guns became effective, reasonably reliable and widespread, nearly a millenium passed.
Inventions of War
DVD / 1 Volume Set / 50 Minutes / History Channel / Less than $25.00
War spurs innovation and invention. At no other time is there a more focused effort on common goals, with a free flow of money and manpower supporting the most brilliant minds in the name of developing devices that will help bring about the swift and successful end to the fight.


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