TITLE

Classical Artillery

AUTHOR(S)
Fleming, Stuart
PUB. DATE
May 1988
SOURCE
Archaeology;May/Jun88, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the discovery and historical indications of the Big Bertha, which is a German-made World War I cannon. Origins of the weapon; Stone-throwing capability of the ballista which gave the Romans military superiority; Description of other military weapons.
ACCESSION #
10949247

 

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