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Encyclopedia of historical weapons - Onager

Roman Ballista, so named after a wild ass because of the way it kicked back upon firing. It was most common in the armies in the mid 4th century AD. Since they were so large and slow to move the onagri were most suited for sieges. The length of the sling on the end of the arm could be adjusted to affect the trajectory of the stone.

Encyclopedia of historical weapons

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The length of steel that forms a sword.
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Two-handed broadsword from the 16th century used by the Scotch Highlanders against Englishmen.
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Knife in a sword-like form. Daggers came in many forms and in single or double-edged variations. Usually equipped with a pommel…
Great-Sword
Infantry sword with a form of a longsword. Had to be used with both hands. Blade was flat and wide, hexagonal and…
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