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Iraq admits to building a supergun

Dr. Gerald Bull was like a figure in a spy novel, designing arms for some of the world's harshest regimes. With no shortage of possible enemies, he died at the hands of an unknown assassin. But the Canadian-born artillery expert was also a brilliant scientist with a dream: to launch a satellite with a giant gun.

 

Medium: Radio
Program: The World At Six
Broadcast Date: July 19, 1991
Guest(s): Terry Gardner
Host: Michael Carmer, Lorna Jackson
Reporter: Trevor Rowe
Duration: 2:10

Last updated: February 7, 2012

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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