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lance

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

A lance is the emblem of St Jude, St Thomas the Apostle, St Gereon, a 4th-century martyr of Cologne, and St Maurice.

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spear

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

A spear is the emblem of St Thomas the Apostle.

spear-carrier an actor with a walk-on part; an unimportant participant in something.

spear side the male side or members of...

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trebuchet

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Warfare and Defence.

The trebuchet was a simple siege machine consisting of a rotating beam positioned unevenly on a fulcrum, the longest end holding a sling and the smallest end attached to ropes ...

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