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These Were the Most Unfair, Technologically-Lopsided Battles in History

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Well That’s Not Fair

Throughout history, and especially as we move ever further into the future, technology is often the single most decisive factor in terms of innovation, progress, success, and victory. When it comes to war and battle, strategy and cunning are essential, but the side best prepared in terms of arms and weaponry will most likely have the advantage.

Of course, weapons aren’t everything. History has presented us with numerous situations in which a favorite failed miserably when it mattered most. After all, who doesn’t love an underdog story?

Redditors were asked to name some examples of the most technologically-lopsided battles in history, including those in which the side without the technology still pulled off a victory, and this is what they came up with!

battle of isandlwana zulu warriors


Who ever saw THAT coming?