The British conquest of Sudan at the Battle of Omdurman in was a tragic example of the triumph of modern weapons—long rang rifles, artillery, and the Maxim gun—over traditional means of warfare that had existed for thousands of years. Whereas the Ethiopian Emperor had smartly invested in European weapons and saved his kingdom, the 50, Mahdi soldiers had no modern rifles, only spears and swords Pakenham The Battle of Omdurman was a complete disaster for the preindustrial Mahdi Army.
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They attacked the British in broad day light despite the long range of British rifles, machine guns, and artillery, and lost 2, soldiers in just a few minutes during the first attack Pakenham Still the Mahdi generals kept sending waves of soldiers towards the industrial army. By the end of the battle, the British Army had killed 11, Sudanese and had lost only 48 of their own Boahen 48 and Pakenham They were in a dense mass, 2, yards from the 32nd Field Battery and the gunboats. The ranges were known.
It was a matter of machinery. The more distant slaughter passed unnoticed, as the mind was fascinated by the approaching horror.
In a few seconds swift destruction would rush on these brave men. They topped the crest and drew out into full view of the whole army. Their white banners made them conspicuous above all.
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