Not Individual, But Influential Models
POPULAR MECHANICS MAGAZINE has published a list of what they consider to be the 11 Most Important Guns in History. Included in their listing that was prepared by David Hambling, is the Gatling gun:
And of course, the first true firearm that was developed in China in the 13th Century, the bronze "hand cannon":
Each of the entries is pictured along with a brief history of that particular firearm. While we all probably agree with the choices, most of you will most likely be able to add one or two more that you think should be included. Let's hear it. Personally, I would add the pocket Derringer to the list.
Read the article and see the list of 11 in Popular Mechanics HERE.
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