For decades, innovation and implementation of new technology concerning the rifle has been monumentally instrumental in American Wars.
Introduction: The Evolution of the Rifle
have debated for years over where the first gun came from and no one is one
hundred percent sure. From its beginnings during the Revolutionary War, the
rifle has evolved into one of the most influential instruments of destruction
in American Warfare. The innovation and improvements of the rifle have not only
had an impact abroad but they also played a role domestically. The development
and perfection of the rifle was crucial in catapulting the United States to
become a dominant world power. Superior technology allowed the United States
military to have an advantage over enemies in combat. From it’s role the
Revolutionary War to it’s role today, the rifle has seen significant
development and consequentially, causing victories in American Wars.