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Meyer’s Forward – There Are Only Four Cuts

And the whole art of combat rests especially on two elements. The first consists of the cuts and thrusts with which you intent to harm and vanquish your opponent. The second element is the parries, which teaches you how to … Continue reading

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Meyer’s Longsword – The Four Straight Cuts

There are four straight cuts, all performed with outstretched arms and the long edge of the sword: High, Wrath, Middle, and Low. In the headings below you will see several different terms for each of these cuts. Meyer also names … Continue reading

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