What Did Historical Swords Weigh?
ARMA is an informal club of arms and armor enthusiasts and practitioners dedicated to exploring and reconstructing our Western martial heritage.
Hurstwic: Longhouses in the Viking Age
Throughout the Norse lands, people lived in longhouses (), which were typically 5 to 7 meters wide (16 to 23 feet) and anywhere from 15 to 75 meters long (50 to 250 feet), depending on the wealth and social position of the owner. In much of the No...
BBC - History: Vikings
More than the raiders of tradition, the Vikings were also traders and colonists who left an enduring mark on Britain.
Medieval Castle History, Design of Medieval Castles, Haunted...
Even though the Templars swore allegiance to the Pope, their beliefs were not exactly orthodox. They believed that had conceived three children with Mary Magdalene, who moved to France after the crucifixion. Their progeny married into royalty; henc...
1x.com - Shower by James Puttick
1x is an online photo gallery and social network. What makes 1x different is that every photo displayed has been hand picked by a curator.