A countdown of mankind’s most ground-breaking weapons, including the catapult, the stealth fighter jet, the 1,000-year-old Chinese fire spear and the AK-47 assault rifle.
From the catapult to the stealth fighter, the most basic and the most complex weapons alike have changed the course of history – and with it, our world.
Part of History Specials, S01E170.
HISTORY’s award-winning original specials explore the people, places, and events that have shaped who we are today. Whether offering in-depth perspective on ancient cultures, exploring geological wonders, or analyzing history’s greatest military strategies, HISTORY specials provide an informative and entertaining look into the great stories of the world around us.
Production & Filming Details
- Producer(s): Mark Finkelpearl.
- Production: JWM Productions.
- Distributor(s): A&E Networks.
- Release Date: June 2013 (US).
- Running Time: 85 minutes.
- Rating: U (Guidance).
- Country: US.
- Language: English.