Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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Falchion
Single-edged sword with a heavy and towards the tip widening blade. Similar to a meat cleaver. Used mostly by infantry. Balanced…
Hammer
War hammer very effective vs. plate armor.
'Spanish' morion
See cabasset and morion.
Oncin
One-sided pick which has a socketed metal head fitted into a wooden handle and was used with both hands
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