History of knight orders. Knights Templar history. List of knight orders. Teutonic knights, Knights of St John of Jerusalem, Order of Calatrava (1098-1814), Hospitallers (Knights of st. John), Knights of the Cross with the Red Star, Order of Saint James.
Battle of Wizna 40:1 Modern Polish Thermopylae. 720 heroic Polish soldiers against 42 200 Germans during WW2. September 7 – September 10, 1939.
Hussite wars totally changed medieval warfare. Hussite Wars – Hussite wagons and strategy, Hussite weapons and history of medieval wars in Czech kingdom, Jan Zizka.
Excalibur Legends. Excalibur is probably the most famous sword ever. Legends of Merlin, King Arthur, Lady of Lake, Mordred and Uther Pendragon, Sword in stone legends.
The Tolkien’s Hobbit filming will start in June 2010. The Hobbit 2010 news.
Syfy’s Riverworld To Air In April Syfy announced the premiere date for the four-hour movie titled Riverworld. Fans of Battlestar Galactica’s Tahmoh Penikett and Smallville’s Laura Vandervoort might want to check this one out as the film stars both actors, who play an engaged couple who get separated in the afterlife.
Types of Japanese swords. Historical types of swords in feudal Japan. Samurai swords: tachi, katana, wakizashi, nodachi and shin gunto swords. Pictures of Japanese samurai swords.
The story of 47 ronin is a famous Japanese samurai legend. Told over and over again, and passing from generations to generations for centuries, the story of the 47 Ronin illustrates the heart and soul of the Japanese samurai society.
Types of Swords – Medieval Swords in Europe. Historical sword types in medieval Europe. Description and picture gallery of various swords.
Japanese sword parts. Following pictures showing parts of samurai swords in japanese and english.