Encyclopedia of historical weapons - Arbalest

Also crossbow. Consists of a bow attached to an arched stick. Is powerful, low-trajectoried weapon. Fires a bolt (a shorter arrow).

Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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German Reitschwert
See Backsword.
Sallet
Helmet with (usually) a hinged visor and a long tail for protecting the back of the neck. Comes in many forms. In England known as a …
Tang
The continuing, hidden part of a blade inside a handle. May be of a different temper than the blade. Sword may have full or…
Gala
Sword with a carved wooden handle and no guard.
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