A History of Weapons: Crossbows, Caltrops, Catapults & Lots by John O'Bryan

By John O'Bryan

In the future a prehistoric man picked up a rock and threw it at whatever. And the background of guns started. Comedy author and weapon nerd John O'Bryan relays the freaky highlights of man's centuries-old obsession with weaponry. He hilariously explains the mace, the morning superstar, and the fellow catcher, whereas conveying authentic information regarding every one weapon: its background, makes use of, and badass strength. Flipping via history's highlights, readers will know about Attila the Hun, Genghis Khan, and the "peaceful" Shaolin priests. This final compendium of outstanding guns offers all of the strangely real information bound to provoke anyone who's ever made a gun with their arms and acknowledged, "PEW-PEW-PEW!"

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