Weirdest Weapons

Host Don Wildman sets his sights on a shotgun wielded by the Wild West's most gallant bandit, an ice axe on which the fate of seven mountain climbers teetered and a makeup kit used in a rescue mission.

Original Airdate | Thursday, May 15, 2014

The Ice-Axe That Saved a Team

This ordinary ice-axe saved the lives of an entire ...

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Black Bart, Poet and Robber

His crime spree ended in 1883, but robber-poet Black Bart's ...

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The Bogus Vampire-Killing Kit

Modern technology debunks the authenticity of a kit for ...

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The Father of the Modern Tank

A French industrialist refines a clumsy weapon and creates ...

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The Great Argo Deception

Here's how Hollywood movie magic helped save lives in a ...

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John Dillinger's Prison Break

Experts are still baffled by John Dillinger's 1934 escape ...

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