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9 Weapons That Changed the World

Warfare has shaped the course of human history for thousands of years. As technologies improved, so did the effectiveness of killing, weapon after weapon reaping more carnage than the last.

We take a look at 9 weapons that changed the nature of war and in doing so changed the nature of the world.