Gordon's Gun Closet #11: Maxim Gun

47 mins - Published Tue, Aug 23, 2016 by Gordon Frye and Nancy Frye

This week we look at the iconic Maxim Gun, the world’s first true automatic machine gun, and a weapon which set the stage for the high-intensity conflicts of the 20th Century which cost the lives of millions of soldiers during WWI and WWII.

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Gordon's Gun Closet

Gordon’s Gun Closet is a show hosted by historian Gordon Frye, devoted to the discussion of historical and otherwise interesting weapons. There’s something for everybody, whether you’re a historical re-enactor, Steampunk, collector, writer, action movie fan, or RPG (both meanings) gamer. New episodes to be released every two weeks.

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