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1 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850

2 The competitive nature of warfare

3 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119)

4 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117)

5 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117)

6 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete

7 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete

8 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete Muzzle loading smoothbore flintlock musket w/range of c.100 meters & slow rate of fire invented in late 1600s (FC.95)

9 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Muzzle loading rifled musket used in Crimean War (1850s)  Much longer killing range Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete Muzzle loading smoothbore flintlock musket w/range of c.100 meters & slow rate of fire invented in late 1600s (FC.95)

10 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Muzzle loading rifled musket used in Crimean War (1850s)  Much longer killing range Breech loading & bolt action Dreyse rifle (Aka Needle gun) used in the Austro-Prussian War (1866)  Much faster rate of fire Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete Muzzle loading smoothbore flintlock musket w/range of c.100 meters & slow rate of fire invented in late 1600s (FC.95)

11 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Muzzle loading rifled musket used in Crimean War (1850s)  Much longer killing range Breech loading & bolt action Dreyse rifle (Aka Needle gun) used in the Austro-Prussian War (1866)  Much faster rate of fire Chassepot rifle used in Franco- Prussian War (1870)  More reliable & 2X range of Needle gun Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete Muzzle loading smoothbore flintlock musket w/range of c.100 meters & slow rate of fire invented in late 1600s (FC.95)

12 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Muzzle loading rifled musket used in Crimean War (1850s)  Much longer killing range Breech loading & bolt action Dreyse rifle (Aka Needle gun) used in the Austro-Prussian War (1866)  Much faster rate of fire Chassepot rifle used in Franco- Prussian War (1870)  More reliable & 2X range of Needle gun Maxim gun invented in 1884 & used in WWI ( )  Could fire 600 bullets a minute Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete Muzzle loading smoothbore flintlock musket w/range of c.100 meters & slow rate of fire invented in late 1600s (FC.95)

13 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Muzzle loading rifled musket used in Crimean War (1850s)  Much longer killing range Breech loading & bolt action Dreyse rifle (Aka Needle gun) used in the Austro-Prussian War (1866)  Much faster rate of fire Chassepot rifle used in Franco- Prussian War (1870)  More reliable & 2X range of Needle gun Maxim gun invented in 1884 & used in WWI ( )  Could fire 600 bullets a minute Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Airplane (1903) & tank (1916) can go over or through machine gun  Blitzkrieg & aerial bombardment of cities in WWII ( ) Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete Muzzle loading smoothbore flintlock musket w/range of c.100 meters & slow rate of fire invented in late 1600s (FC.95)

14 FC. 117B THE ACCELERATING CYCLE OF MILITARY DEVELOPMENT SINCE 1850 The competitive nature of warfare Hyper accelerating pace of change in milit. tech. Muzzle loading rifled musket used in Crimean War (1850s)  Much longer killing range Breech loading & bolt action Dreyse rifle (Aka Needle gun) used in the Austro-Prussian War (1866)  Much faster rate of fire Chassepot rifle used in Franco- Prussian War (1870)  More reliable & 2X range of Needle gun Maxim gun invented in 1884 & used in WWI ( )  Could fire 600 bullets a minute Competitive nature of Nationalism in 1800s (FC.119) Accelerating pace of tech. change in 1800s (FC.117) Airplane (1903) & tank (1916) can go over or through machine gun  Blitzkrieg & aerial bombardment of cities in WWII ( ) Atomic bomb (1945) & Hydrogen bomb (1952)  Total war is essentially obsolete Rearm w/more modern weaponsWeapons quickly become obsolete Muzzle loading smoothbore flintlock musket w/range of c.100 meters & slow rate of fire invented in late 1600s (FC.95)


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