TITLE

Tomahawk

AUTHOR(S)
Guttman, Jon
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Military History;Aug/Sep2009, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the U.S. weapon Tomahawk. It says that the original tomahawk used by American Indians consisted of a stone head that was attached to a wooden shaft. The tomahawk was modified by Europeans by adding iron, brass and steel heads, and such weapon was purchased by Indians. It states the release of a 20th century model of the Tomahawk for U.S. troops during the Vietnam war.
ACCESSION #
42739576

 

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