Stelios Koutrakis
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During the Classical Period, a Greek hoplite would go into battle fully protected. Their attire consisted of a bronze helmet, bronze shield, and a cuirass.

During the Classical Period, a Greek hoplite would go into battle fully protected. Their attire consisted of a bronze helmet, bronze shield, and a cuirass.

"Saxon warriors, southern England, 6th century AD", Angus McBride

"Saxon warriors, southern England, 6th century AD", Angus McBride

The illustration depicts a spearman, an officer and an archer of the Lombard army that conquered and ruled Italy. As per their tradition, the ability to lead was determined by the titular Trial by Sunstare. The candidate was made to look directly into the sun. If he managed not to sneeze, he was deemed a competent and worthy commander. Other factors were not considered, as was the case of the officer depicted here. In spite of not being able to locate the sun by himself (the spearman has to…

The illustration depicts a spearman, an officer and an archer of the Lombard army that conquered and ruled Italy. As per their tradition, the ability to lead was determined by the titular Trial by Sunstare. The candidate was made to look directly into the sun. If he managed not to sneeze, he was deemed a competent and worthy commander. Other factors were not considered, as was the case of the officer depicted here. In spite of not being able to locate the sun by himself (the spearman has to…

Pagan, Wiccan, Witches and Wizardry...

Pagan, Wiccan, Witches and Wizardry...

Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk by Michael Komarck

Expedition to the Ruins of Greyhawk by Michael Komarck

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Battle of Kulikovo, 1380 AD

Battle of Kulikovo, 1380 AD