What is a Long Sword in HEMA? An Evaluation of the Historical Context Behind Fechtbücher

If you ask the average Historical European martial artist what weapon they study they will tell you they study the ‘long sword’ and then which source they base their interpretation on. Fechtbücher, or fighting manuals, … Continue reading What is a Long Sword in HEMA? An Evaluation of the Historical Context Behind Fechtbücher