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metallurgy of Muslim armour

Williams, Alan

metallurgy of Muslim armour

by Williams, Alan

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Published by University of Manchester in [Manchester] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms and armor -- Islamic countries,
  • Iron -- Metallurgy -- History,
  • Steel -- Metallurgy -- History,
  • Metallurgy -- Islamic countries -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 6-7.

    Statementby Alan Williams.
    SeriesMonograph - Seminar on Early Islamic Science -- no. 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU821I8 W55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18983439M

    As the Christians invaded the Muslim territories during the Crusades to the Middle East, they were met by the Muslim armies. Using illuminated manuscripts and primary source materials, this book describes the weapons they used against the Christian armies, as well as the battlefield tactics and strategies employed by the Islamic armies to counter the invading crusaders. Sahana Singh takes us on a roller coaster ride in her book, The Educational Heritage of Ancient India — How an Ecosystem of Learning was Laid to first half of the book feels like a soaring, exciting journey into India’s glorious past in which educational institutions flourished.

      Salve All, Quick question for you guru's of all things defensive. Any of you know anything about the protective value of armour against arrows. I've seen footage of longbow arrows going right through plate & chain, a wooden mannequin and out the back of its plate and chain. Then again I've read in various places about the protective value of plate and even chainmail against arrows. Islamic Arms and Armour, being part of the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia collection, represents the finest and most exquisite form of art produced in the Islamic world. Despite popular misconception, many of this weaponry were not mainly produced for battles or warfare. They are, in fact, primarily produced as expressions of social status, accessories in ceremonial gatherings and as diplomatic.

    A number of inventions were developed in the medieval Islamic world, a geopolitical region that has at various times extended from Spain and Africa in the west to the Indian subcontinent and Malay Archipelago in the east. The inventions listed here were developed during the medieval Islamic world, which covers the period from the early Caliphate to the later Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal empires. Damascus steel was the forged steel of the blades of swords smithed in the Near East from ingots of Wootz steel imported from Southern India and Sri was known as Sinhala Wane (Sinhala Steel). These swords are characterized by distinctive patterns of banding and mottling reminiscent of flowing water, or in a "ladder" or "teardrop" pattern.


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