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The details. When you want to smash in a skull and look good doing it.

The details. When you want to smash in a skull and look good doing it.

Isaac Asimov (1920-1992) Russian-born American Jewish science fiction writer, author of over 500 books, and professor of biochemistry

Isaac Asimov (1920-1992) Russian-born American Jewish science fiction writer, author of over 500 books, and professor of biochemistry

**AN ITALIAN GLAIVE (RONCONE) IN 16TH CENTURY STYLE

**AN ITALIAN GLAIVE (RONCONE) IN 16TH CENTURY STYLE

Japanese "kanabo" or "tetsubo", Edo period, signed and dated (1863), 164.6cm/64.8in, 2.2kg/4.85lb.

Japanese "kanabo" or "tetsubo", Edo period, signed and dated (1863), 164.6cm/64.8in, 2.2kg/4.85lb.

note how the buckler is hung from the sword's hilt.

note how the buckler is hung from the sword's hilt.

(via Honest Nerd Memes - Dorkly Article)

(via Honest Nerd Memes - Dorkly Article)

A Southern German battle flail   circa 1520/30  Iron, polygonal striking head on a riveted chain. The forged twisted iron shaft retaining the original leather covering with cord underlay and a pommel of a two-handed sword of ca. 1520. Patinated, with vestiges of red lead coating. Shaft length 55 cm.  Rare example of a flail weapon from the period of the Peasants' War.

A Southern German battle flail circa 1520/30 Iron, polygonal striking head on a riveted chain. The forged twisted iron shaft retaining the original leather covering with cord underlay and a pommel of a two-handed sword of ca. 1520. Patinated, with vestiges of red lead coating. Shaft length 55 cm. Rare example of a flail weapon from the period of the Peasants' War.

1490 poleaxe

1490 poleaxe

Deltin.6163 (Overall length 108 cm. Weight 1330g) spada da lato secolo XVI.[http://www.deltin.net/6163.htm]

Deltin.6163 (Overall length 108 cm. Weight 1330g) spada da lato secolo XVI.[http://www.deltin.net/6163.htm]

I received this novel from Orbit Books in exchange for an honest review. A few years ago, I read – and enjoyed – Brian McClellan’s first volume of his Powder Mage trilogy, Promise of Blood.  It was…

I received this novel from Orbit Books in exchange for an honest review. A few years ago, I read – and enjoyed – Brian McClellan’s first volume of his Powder Mage trilogy, Promise of Blood. It was…