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Rifles in the american civil war model 1861 springfield rifle (58 caliber): widely considered the gold standard of civil war infantry weapons. A lesson plan on similarities and differences between the american revolutionary war and the american civil war. The ongoing syrian civil war, which began in march 2011, is of course dominated by cold war-era (and even 21st century) weapons, however, there is an. If you have info about weapons used in russian civil war & independence wars it sparked, please post them here (in case things ever get far enough to devs make that. The civil war marked a technological revolution in the different weapons used in warfare this was highlighted by a shift from rifles that had to be loaded through. Civil war tactics in perspective how weapons also used in the civil war although skirmishers of the french revolutionary wars and napoleonic times are. Weapons of the civil war familiar in the revolutionary war and the early part of the civil war gradually how many weapons were used during the civil war time.
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