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Old 05-02-2016, 08:16 AM
Martini Enfield Martini Enfield is offline
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The Zulu had something similar, I believe, and certainly spent part of the mid-late 19th century labouring under the misapprehension that cowhide shields could stop British rifle cartridges.

Spoiler alert: No, they can't.

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