TITLE

THE DEADLY DOZEN

AUTHOR(S)
Harding, Stephen
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Military History;Jun/Jul2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on several weapons that signify the apparently insatiable human desire for better weapons according to soldiers and historians. They include bow and arrow, which is considered the first guided weapon system. Another is the war chariot, which evolved as a means of introducing combat mobility. The Roman gladius was intended primarily for thrusting.
ACCESSION #
39556728

 

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