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Over the years, most countries have prioritized developing larger weapons with greater accuracy in hopes of winning their future battles. This episode narrated by Charlton Heston looks at a number of the most powerful and effective guns and weapons developed during the 20th century. Special segments review the power of the so-called "Paris Gun" and the weapons used by the Iraqis during the Gulf War. Numerous experts share their thoughts about these 20th century weapons, including Christoper Henry, Dennis Simon, Michael Bull, and William Lowther. Viewers will also gain insights into the types of weapons being developed for future use. ~ Elizabeth Smith, Rovi