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18 Of The Most Powerful Weapons On Earth

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A real common trait of civilization is the development of instruments that allow them to conquer; or to defeat their enemies, these are the weapons. Although, mainly used with non-pacific purposes its developments also brings further enhancements of the engineerial and scientific research.

18. Arquebus

An Arquebus rifle with a long, light brown barrel.

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The arquebus was a common weapon in Europe during the 15th century. Requiring utmost concentration on the handler due to the way on how the mechanism worked. However, it was pretty inaccurate at long range and caused deafness in the user. 

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Photo 8 is of a WW2 Halifax bomber.

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Thank you for your comment Bernard, you were absolutely right! The image is now adjusted.