This is the bestest, eep omigosh, all true. (Altho personally I'm all about my wrists being held, too, so arms are anything but 'meh'.)
sword, helmet and shield
Ulfberht Sword - An old legend has it that a Nordic smith named Ulfberht developed the first purest steel blade. This crucial development achieved near-mythical status among warriors, making this one of the most important swords in the study of medieval weapons. The Ulfberht sword was a quantum leap in both technology and design. Not only was the material better, but the design of the sword was a definite improvement. ♠ See more at…
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