Sunday, May 23, 2010
Is the Pen mightier than the Sword? Part Two
The mace could crush though armor and damage the tissue underneath. The battle-axe took this one step further. By concentrating the weight on a wedge, it crushed through armor and easily cut flesh.
Websites: Wikipedia is of course always an option.
Life in the Middle Ages http://www.kyrene.k12.az.us/schools/Brisas/sunda/ma/mahome.htm