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Armored and Dangerous

During the Middle Ages, the battlefield was a ruthless place to be.  Thus, the only hope a knight had to survive a fight was his armor.  A knight’s armor equipped him to be a living fortress that could withstand the … Continue reading

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The Medieval Iron Man

Centuries before the Tin Man gamboled down the yellow brick road, the men of the Medieval Age pranced around dressed head-to-toe in metal. Well, “pranced” is a relative term, considering the fact that a full suit of armor weighed about … Continue reading

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