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The Demand for Armour in Film and TV

In the past, blacksmiths were extremely important members of society. They created the armour and weapons which were needed by communities in order to defend themselves against invaders. Over the last few centuries, the need for armour has diminished....
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Nicotine And Armour Based Reenactments

If someone wants to spend the day cosplaying as an armour clad warrior, they could attend a historical reenactment event. For thousands of years different civilisations have utilised armour in order to gain an edge over their enemies. As a result there...
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The Amazonian Warriors

There is undoubtedly much debate about whether a tribe of female Amazon warriors ever existed. They are portrayed in modern culture as being a fearsome army of women who were the enemies of the Ancient Greeks. In reality, they were more likely to be Scythians,...
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Female Armour Wearers

Medieval re-enactment events give the public a chance to live out the experiences of people from the Middle Ages. Women are able to put on armour and cosplay as knights. Due to the male hierarchy of the medieval time period, it is easy to assume that...
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Floor Decorations for Armour Lovers

If someone is hoping to start an armour collection, then there are plenty of options available. These items have a rich history and have been found throughout the world. When people traditionally think of armour, they imagine the plate type worn by knights...
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