Competing with each other in the 19th and 20th centuries, the world´s most powerful nations made great efforts to develop effective firearms.
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The ´Flying Fortress´ was developed for the United States Army Air Force by Boeing
During World War I, Britain was part of the military alliance called the ´Triple Entente´.
During World War I France was part of the military alliance called 'Triple Entente'.
German sordiers in the First World War were well trained and used modern weapons.
Soldiers of the Wehrmacht in World War II were well-trained and well-equipped with modern weapons.
This animation demonstrates how sonar works.
The most popular European-made transport aircraft before World War II.
A legendary fighter plane used by the German air force in World War II.
The Soviet army became a very powerful power broker after WWI, at first due to its size, later due to its arsenal.
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The battleship USS Missouri, first deployed during WWII was also deployed in the Gulf War.
The German liquid-propellant rocket, developed during WWII, was the first known man-made object to reach space.
World War I brought major changes in military technology, due to the development of new weapons.