Category - Mesopotamia

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Medieval Weapons: The Composite Bow

The composite bow, which created and destroyed empires, was the simplest of medieval weapons earlier than the arrival of the gun. by O’Brien Browne Orderly...

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When the Last Banner Falls

By William E. Welsh The Latin Crusaders manning the battlements have been armed with spears, axes, and crossbows. They shared with one another a want to...

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General Percy Hobart: Britain’s Genius Tanker

Percy Hobart went from pressured retirement to being acclaimed as a hero. By Jon Diamond A military that shall be poised for victory requires élan, army mind...