New Vanguard 69
Author: David Nicolle
Illustrator: Sam Thompson
When it came to non-gunpowder machine development, the medieval period was one of the most inventive in military history.
During this era, the pre-existing military-technological traditions from the ancient worlds were brought together. Three
civilisations were primarily responsible for this evolution: the Late-Roman or Byzantine Empire, the Islamic World, and
latterly the Mongol
Medieval Siege Weapons (2) Byzantium, the Islamic World & India AD 476-1526