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History of gunpowder - Wikipedia

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Gunpowder is the first physical explosive and propellant. Before its invention, many incendiary and burning devices had been used, including Greek fire. The invention of gunpowder is usually attribu...

Gunpowder in Ancient China - History of Gunpowder - Quatr.us

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Gunpowder in Ancient China - the invention of gunpowder.

China - Gunpowder - Four Rivers Charter Public School

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Gunpowder was supposed to be a potion for unlimited life and ended up being a potion for death that is still used today. Ancient Chinese alchemists were trying ...

Facts About Ancient Chinese Gunpowder - Taiwanese Secrets

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Information About Ancient Chinese Gunpowder. The Ancient Chinese civilization was very skilled at using what nature gave them to create various inventions.

Four Inventions of Ancient China: Paper Making, Gunpowder ...

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Papermaking, gunpowder, printing and the compass are four great ancient inventions by Chinese people that have had a huge impact on the entire world.

Gunpowder - China culture - Kaleidoscope - Cultural China

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Gunpowder is the first explosive substance mankind learnt to use and also one of the four great inventions of ancient China. The invention of gunpowder should ...

The History of Gunpowder - China culture

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Gunpowder was invented by Chinese alchemists in the 9th century. ... which was made by Lu Pan (the most famous carpenter in ancient China) more than two.

Gunpowder and Firearms

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In China, military strategy focused on outsmarting the enemy, by whatever means possible. Fire was used as a weapon of war since it inspired great fear and ...

Ancient China for Kids: Inventions and Technology - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the inventions and technology of Ancient China to Europe such as paper, the compass, printing, and gunpowder.

Ancient Chinese Invented Gunpowder - Asian History - About.com

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The invention of gunpowder by Tang Dynasty Chinese alchemists, around 850 A.D. led to military applications in China and eventually around the world.