Is a spear the best weapon?
CMV: The spear is the finest hand-held melee weapon in the pre-Renaissance world. Swords, axes and others don’t come close. Nothing comes close to the utility of a spear in ancient and medieval combat. It is cheap to manufacture compared to its counterparts.
Is a spear an effective weapon? A spear can slice, slice, and thrust with extreme effectiveness. It can be used to knock down swords and soldiers. On the same subject : What martial art should I learn for beginners?. It can even be thrown with deadly efficiency when balanced in the right hands.
Which weapon is better sword or spear?
Once cavalry lose their momentum, swords and javelins are about equal against them. Although spears are better at killing the rider. The spear is a very effective frontline weapon, the sword tends to be better for charging and attacking. Using a spear on horseback is much less effective than using a sword on horseback.
Are Huns Mongols?
As mentioned earlier, many sources claim that the Huns were of Mongolian origin, since the European Huns had a somewhat Mongolian appearance. However, to further confuse an already confused topic, some historians also accept Turks as Mongols.
Where are the Huns from? Other historians believe the Huns came from Kazakhstan or elsewhere in Asia. Before the 4th century, the Huns traveled in small groups led by chiefs and had no known king or leader. To see also : What’s the best fighting style?. They arrived in south-eastern Europe around AD 370 and conquered one area after another for over 70 years.