For example, Some drug dealers in Myanmar are so powerful that they have their own armed forces to confront police even government troops. On the other side, there are also several disadvantages claimed by opponents: Gun control deprives citizens' right to protect themselves by guns, especially in areas with poor public security. Without guns, lives will be harder for some persons who make a living by hunting. Various primiary tribes, which are following their traditional ways of living, still exist and are scattered all around the world. Guns will make their hunting easier Some Guns are handed down by their owners' hero ancestors and have become the honor of their families.
World War I saw several different weapon advancements that would literally change the way the war would be fought. The biggest and probably most significant weaponry advancement was the creation of the machine gun at the beginning of the war in 1914. Even though the machine gun had its problems with overheating and jamming, it was still a major killer on the battlefield. The machine gun could fire massive quantities of bullets in just a short amount of time and across a wide area. Unfortunately, the machine gun early on, required teams of men to use it which made the soldiers operating them more exposed to enemy gunfire because they were responsible for reloading and making sure the gun did not malfunction.
Lots of times, merchants had the power, because they could sell them a piece of clothing and get more money than it is actually worth. Traders could trade a piece of wood for a piece of gold, this not a real trade, but they had the upper hand in trading. The daily life of a medieval merchant/ trader was very hard without lots of resources. One reason is that, the merchant lived in a house that only had 1 or
During the 19th century world, there were many technological advancements including guns, which had significantly created an influence along with later advancements. However, the use of guns created brutal slaughters of unarmed villagers and let cruel empires strike fear into the hearts of the locals. This technological advancement enabled people to strike back with ease which then allowed them to rise and prosper. Guns during that era
Warfare was a big part of Anglo-Saxon life. The people who fought in these wars were viewed as heroes. Only the men carried weapons, but that didn’t mean women wouldn’t use them if necessary to protect their home or themselves. The most basic weapon used by the Anglo-Saxons would have been knives, which they called aseax, although it was more used for tools and eating. Spears, called spere, ord, aesc, sceaft or gar, were a pretty common weapon.
Samurai needed weapons for battle, and when they got katanas, the katana was their most prized possession that they lived their whole live with, affecting the culture of the samurai. Samurai honored the katana, along with their code of bushido, which they lived by, creating an individual belief system for the rank of samurai. When the Katana was invented it benefitted economy because everyone wanted one so katana makers thrived and katanas sold quickly. Since the katana was so valued many people had jobs for the making of katanas with the limited resources which also made the economy better. As the central government weakened, daimyo gained authority and fought for power, using samurai armie to fight, invention of the katana helped samurai in these battles.
Weaponry has been used for thousands of years, but there were many main improvements during the Colonial Times. Weaponry evolved from the basic weapon such as a bayonet to the highly destructive cannon. Although the levels of advancement varied their purpose was all the same, to kill. They were used and still are used to fight and the Colonial Times are a big contributor to how they are used today. During the Colonial Times weapons such as muskets, rifles, and tomahawks were used and improved for killing.
Understanding why the explorers had an advantage over the explored is crucial to understanding why todays developed countries are the way they are and have an economical advantage over some countries. So are you ready to learn the secret to the Europeans success? The first advantage that I am going to mention is horses. These allowed the Spanish to be more mobile and be able to kill people more easily. This could be seen when the Spanish used their horses to send their spears down at the Incas more easily.
More needs to be done to establish an effective way to create stricter gun laws to help reduce violence. Guns have been the weapon of decision for probably the most severe massacres on American soil. Since early history, firearms have been utilized mainly for militia and defense purposes. However, the development of new gun technology has made guns more accessible and deadly. In spite of the fact that the second amendment gives the right to bear, firearms should be controlled and checked by the government since weapons have contributed to a lot of killings in America and will increase crime rates.
Once Donatello became a client to Cosimo, he ensured his financial stability, thus giving him the freedom to produce dangerous pieces of art that could otherwise get him into a large amount of trouble. Donatello’s sculptures are some of the most admired pieces of Renaissance art, but without the patronage of the Medici family, Donatello most likely would have been exiled or executed for his homosexuality, dead from the lack of money or starvation, or never gained enough popularity to shape his
As our country reached the late 1800’s, Americans found themselves face to face with era known as the ‘Gilded Age’. Companies were created and grew rapidly during this time period. Some of the most famous entrepreneurs were John D. Rockefeller and Andrew Carnegie, who seemed to be the perfect models for the ‘rags to riches’ story. Many people debate which entrepreneur was a better role-model. Due to his low prices, the high demand for his products, and the way he sought to eliminate any possible competition, John D. Rockefeller is clearly the better role-model for today’s entrepreneurs.
Some people say the age of hunting is over, but many people still hunt. People hunt for food or sport. It is true that most people do not need to hunt for food, but hunting is a sport that many still enjoy. Sure, there are other types of hunting that don’t use firearms, but are you really going to try to trap a deer in a cage? Self-defense is one of the most important reasons to own a firearm, because the crime rates in America are soaring.According to the Federal Bureau of
The blacksmiths came up with putting armor around the horse 's legs neck and torso and they even had helmets/ masks so that the horse could not get injured but sometimes that wasn’t the case the armor sometimes helped out but not all the time because some armor was poorly made to fit the horses and the men the knights armor was a full body armor from head to toe covered in metal and under that metal the knights wore chain vest just incase if the sword or spear does go through their body but sometimes the chain didn 't help out at
Gunpowder is one of the greatest breakthroughs, but whether it has helped or hurt the human race more is debatable. Guns allowed us to make hunting easier when it was essential to hunt to survive. On the other hand, gunpowder has also allowed the creation of huge weapons of mass destruction and has caused billions of deaths worldwide. On the other hand, men waged war before the invention of guns. So it can be said that guns were not the cause of all those deaths, they just made it easier to create destruction and death on a massive scale.
In addition, the new rifle was faster to load than muskets and had a range of up to 400 yards compared to the musket’s 80 yards with increased accuracy. Not to mention, the Spencer-Carbine gun could fire 7 shots in 30 seconds and the first gun on a rotating turret was placed on an ironclad ship. Nonetheless, with the Union’s industrialization, they had most of the new technology due to its increased industrial capacity. In spite of this new breed of weaponry leading to a higher fatality rate for both sides, the Union had more men to replace troops and continue the war