Machines of War

Episode 1
Episode 2
Episode 3
Episode 3 - Machine Gun
How did the machine gun become the most versatile weapon on the battlefield?

One modern machine gun could easily out-fire an entire 19th century army regiment. This is how it evolved: from the Victorian weapon that could chop down a tree, to the modern GAU-8 Avenger – the biggest machine gun in the world.

Episode 1 - Cruise Missile Just how did the cruise missile become the ultimate surgical attack weapon?

Episode 2 - Tank How did the tank become the quintessential armoured war machine?

Episode 3 - Machine Gun How did the machine gun become the most versatile weapon on the battlefield?

Credits
for Five, NGCI, NGC-US
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