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History of gunpowder

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

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

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May 12, 2016 ... 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

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Ancient Chinese gunpowder is still in use to this very day and is one of the most powerfully explosive substances available. It's also used for mining and in ...

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 Chinese Invented Gunpowder - Asian History - About.com

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Few substances in history have had as profound an effect on human history as gunpowder... and its discovery was an accident! Ancient alchemists in China ...

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.

How Gunpowder Changed the World - Live Science

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Apr 6, 2008 ... More gunpowder-based weapons were invented by the Chinese and ... when the science was passed along the ancient silk trade route to ...

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Feb 8, 2008 ... The ancient Chinese paid a great deal of attention to cultivating the mind and the body. In fact, even the fourth great invention from ancient ...
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Aug 12, 2015 ... Dao, Gun, Jian and Quiang are the four main traditional fighting weapons of China. Even though, the Chinese had already invented gunpowder ...
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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 ...

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.

Four Great Inventions of Ancient China -- Gunpowder

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The invention of gunpowder had a close relationship with the advanced ancient workmanship of smelting industry. People began to know a lot of chemistry ...