How did technology make the war more deadly?
Because you had machine guns then and atomic bombs.
Well, technology did not cause more war. If I build a TV or a radio, that will not cause war, nor will if I discover new ways to travel or send information. People had wars in the old days, without our technology. It is so simple to kill a man, you could do it with a rock or a push over the ledge. No need for technology. What technology has done is give man more…
Civil War Technology led historians to call the American Civil War the first modern war because of the array of new technology with which it was fought. The new technology ranged from weapons to cameras and telegraphs to tin cans. New weapons allowed soldiers to be more effective, but this new technology also meant that more soldiers were killed.