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Who invented the fist gun?

Who invented the first gun? A brief history of firearms.

Table of Contents The Evolution of Weaponry Weaponry and humans have a long history. Weapons were used as far back as 400,000 BC. Throughout human history, they have been used for hunting, for sport, and for both law enforcement and criminal activities. Weapons have created entertainment, envied collections, and self-defense strategies for as long as …

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FBI Handgun Wounding Factors

Below you will find a complete reproduction of the FBI’s “Handgun Wounding Factors and Effectiveness” report. This is a useful document for any shooter as it details the FBI’s thinking and policy on the deployment of lethal force via handgun.  S. Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Investigation  HANDGUN WOUNDING FACTORS AND EFFECTIVENESS  FBI ACADEMY …

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Gun Statistics

Firearm Statistics

Table of Contents NICS Background Checks The FBI’s National Instant Criminal Check System (NICS) is the system used by FFLs to process background checks for gun buyers, and the FBI does a fantastic job of reporting and breaking down NICS data. We’ve used that data to provide a high-level look into gun sales. Granted, the …

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