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A history of guns

POSTED: 1:44 PM Feb 01 2013   UPDATED: 12:45 PM Feb 14 2013

This is a visual history of guns throughout history based on this PBS timeline.

1 - early firearms
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1364 - First recorded use of a firearm. Pictured: hand cannon lighted by a hot iron rod being fired from a stand. Konrad Kyeser, 1400 (Source: Wikipedia)


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