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  • A.w
    A.w wrote:
    <p>The term &ldquo;穿越&rdquo; (<em>chuan yue</em>, to pass through or time travel) is often used to describe anachronisms in these productions that fail to conform to actual historical circumstances.</p> <p><img src="http://www.chinasmack.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/chinese-nationalist-army-ak-47.jpg" alt="" width="399" height="478" /></p> <p><span>AK-47! How about it!? Back then during the war [World War II], the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Fourth_Army" target="_blank">New Fourth Army</a> was already using such a powerful weapon to attack the enemy! But don&rsquo;t forget, the AK-47 was created by Russian Kalashnikov in 1947! Our country replicated the AK-47 in 1956 to create the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Type_56_assault_rifle" target="_blank">Type 56 </a>assault rifle.</span></p> <p><span><img src="http://www.chinasmack.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/chinese-nationalist-police-ak-47.jpg" alt="" width="451" height="292" /></span></p> <p><span>Another AK-47! In the 30&rsquo;s and 40&rsquo;s did China already have such a divine weapon??!</span></p> <p><span>Read more:</span></p> <p>http://www.chinasmack.com/2011/pictures/anachronisms-in-chinese-war-films-television-serial-dramas.html</p>

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