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U.S. Marines fired mortars on Taliban positions in Now Zad, Afghanistan, Friday. The operation is a coordinated effort of the International Security Assistance Force. Speaking in Strasbourg, France, President Barack Obama encouraged NATO countries to commit more troops to Afghanistan. (John Moore/Getty Images)
Rare Hawken Plains Rifle (muzzle loaded .54 caliber) - Hand made, one at a time with approximately 200 ever built between 1823-1870. Had a reputation for both long range and accuracy. Used by the explorers, frontiersmen, mountain men and scouts. Men like "Kit" Carson, Jim Bridger and Daniel Boone.