From strange materials to weird designs these weapons have stood the test of time for being weird but effective.
The sword has evolved over time into many different styles. Different cultures have added their own distinctive flair to this icon weapon of war.
Our modern rocket system is based not only on Goddard, but also the developments of Nazi rocket research conducted under the control of Werher Von Braun. He was responsible for the V1 and V2 as well as the early stages of the V3. At the end of the war, he was smuggled into America via Operation...
Here is a short and by no means conclusive list of examples of biological/germ warfare through the ages.
The HMS Reaper was constructed during World War II for wartime service. Its legacy is of more interest to aviation than to naval history buffs.
My list for the Top Ten most well know weapons from around the world.
The First Duke of Welesley was a renowned soldier who reached the apex of his career when he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo. He started his glorious career by storming the fortress of Sringapatnam