Tag «Tanks»

Panzerfaust – How Effective was it? – Military History

The German “Panzerfaust”, literally meaning “tank-fist”, is a highly-recognised weapon due to it’s shape and name. Additionally, millions of them were built during the late war. (So) the question arises: how effective was it? Let’s look at some background first, and then tackle the question with some numbers: The development of the “Panzerfaust” began in …

10 Weapons That Changed The History Of Warfare

10 Weapons That Changed The History Of Warfare 10. AK-47 If I asked you to name the first gun that comes to mind, I’d be willing to bet it’s the AK-47. That’s because it’s the most widely produced gun in history, with over 100 million made in total and 75 million in existence right now. …