fencing with the saber in napoleonic warfare
What is it about?
In this article I deal with many aspects concerning saber fencing in napoleonic warfare: types of sabers, wounds caused by sabers, saber manuals,...
Why is it important?
this is the only exhaustive article dealing with many aspects concerning the use of edged weapons (c.q. the saber) in napoleonic warfare. A lot of primary sources were used to write this text
The following have contributed to this page: dr Bert B. Gevaert