The 17 Most Famous Medieval Weapons

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Hundreds of battles and wars occurred during medieval times. Most of these battles were very important because they shaped our history. They also led to the development of excellent military tactics and powerful weapons.
 
To conquer foreign lands, the need to develop powerful weapons was very high during the medieval period. Most of the blunt and edged weapons were made to cut, thrust, and crush the enemies such as polearms, axes, and swords. Here are some of the most iconic weapons used during medieval times; let’s learn how powerful and deadly they were.