Companion weapon
The term companion weapon is used in historical European martial arts to refer to an item used in conjunction with the larger weapon in the non-sword hand while fencing with a rapier or sword. The popular companion weapon forms include:
- sword and buckler
- sword/rapier and dagger
- rapier and cloak
In most cases the off-hand weapon is used to deflect or parry.

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Companion weapon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The term Companion weapon is used in historical European martial arts to refer to an item used in conjunction with the larger weapon in the non-sword hand ...
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The Companions - The Elder Scrolls Wiki
The Companions are similar to the Fighters Guild of Cyrodiil. ... use melee weapons (or bare fists) when fighting Vilkas, and the weapon(s) can be enchanted.
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Skyforge - The Elder Scrolls Wiki
These are the weapons and armor that can only be made at the Skyforge after completing The Companions questline. The options to craft these weapons will ...
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Skyrim:Companions - UESPWiki - The Unofficial Elder Scrolls Pages
Aug 18, 2013 ... Outside, there is a training area, and close by is the Skyforge, where the Companions' weapons are formed. The forge itself is large, ancient, ...
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Companion weapon switching... - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim ...
For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Companion weapon switching...".
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Is there a way to change companion weapon/appearal? - Fallout ...
It works with all companions (except robots i think) the weapon or armor has to be stronger than what they are originally wearing their new armor never breaks ...
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Do companions' weapons degrade in Fallout: New Vegas? - Arqade
It was claimed in this comment that companions' weapons don't ... This was changed several patches ago and I never updated my answer.
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Gift - Star Wars: The Old Republic Wiki - Wiki SWTOR
6 days ago ... Companion, Cultural, Courting, Imperial, Luxury, Military, Republic, Technology, Trophy, Underworld, Weapon. Miscellaneous, C2-N2, Favorite ...
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Companion Weapon Choices - Steam Users' Forums
Companion weapon Choices Mount & Blade series.
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Giant Club - Skyrim Follower Companion…
Giant Club is one of the unique weapons or items in Skyrim that shows the option to 'Take', yet interacting with it does nothing on a player character ...
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Rapier and Companion Weapon - YouTube
This playlist relates to videos concerning Rapier and Companion weapons. This could be ... Stage Combat program, University of the Arts. Rapier and Dagger.
Paterson police arrest gun suspect, but say companion escaped ...
Sep 3, 2013 ... Paterson police arrest gun suspect, but say companion escaped while tossing weapon ... Raymond Harvey · William Paterson University.
The Rare Book Scholar's Secret Weapon - NYTimes.com
Jul 24, 2012 ... The Rare Book Scholar's Secret Weapon. By JENNIFER SCHUESSLER. David L . Vander Meulen, professor of English at the University of ...
Wakizashi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The katana was the big or long sword and the wakizashi the companion sword. ... Classical weaponry of Japan: special weapons and tactics of the martial arts. ... Florence, Alabama: Department of Sociology, University of North Alabama.
Policies & Procedures - Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Applicability: This policy and companion procedures apply to all SIUE facilities and ... It is a violation of Illinois law to possess or store weapons on University ...
Hillary's Mystery Woman: Who Is Huma? | The New York Observer
Apr 2, 2007... under an oppressive sun, at a rally to save the Niagara military base at the University of Buffalo, all of ... “She's like Hillary's secret weapon.”.
OUP Companion web site:24. Firearms and Weapons
Oxford University Press ... Companion Website. Police Law 12th Edition. 24. Firearms and ... Prohibited weapons and ammunition p 772. The statement in the  ...
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Language and Other Lethal Weapons: Cultural Politics and the Rites of Children as Translators of Culture: Antonio I. Castañeda (St. Mary's University). 12.
The Oxford Companion to World War II: I. C. B. Dear, M. R. D. Foot ...
'The Oxford Companion to the Second World War, by virtue of its scale, ... More than 160 scholars contributed to the volume, most from universities in Britain. .... It presents data ranging from amazing weapon specifications to wonderfully ...
[PDF]The Louisiana Gun Owner's Companion - OpenCarry.org
RS 14:95.2 Carrying a firearm, or dangerous weapon, by a student or ..... is a college or university police officer under the provisions of R.S. 17:1805 and who is ...
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The Fantasy Writer's Companion
The Fantasy Writer's Companion
Valerie Griswold-Ford, Tee Morris, 2004
weapon to a larger sword but there was a reason for the captain to choose this particular type of knife. Since it is a smaller weapon, it can be hidden from view. As back sheaths are not common in his world, he is rarely ever totally disarmed ...
RuneQuest Companion
RuneQuest Companion
Matthew Sprange, 2006
Weapon Effect, Minimum Craftsmanship: Greater, Stackable (three times) A Baleful weapon is cunningly and lethally crafted. It provides the user with no bonuses to his attack but it does increase the weapon's damage dice by one increment.
A Companion to the Philosophy of Technology
A Companion to the Philosophy of Technology
Jan Kyrre Berg Olsen, Stig Andur Pedersen, Vincent F. Hendricks, 2009
In the same year, 1945, that the world became divided, a new weapon was invented: the nuclear bomb. The weapon was used twice during the end of the war against Japan. Hiroshima and Nagasaki were completely destroyed. From the ...
The Aeneid of Virgil (Bantam Classics)
The Aeneid of Virgil (Bantam Classics)
1981
Aeneas flees the ashes of Troy to found the city of Rome and change forever the course of the Western world--as literature as well. Virgil's Aeneid is as eternal as Rome itself, a sweeping epic of arms and heroism--the searching portrait of a man caught between love and duty, human feeling and the force of fate--that has influenced writers for...
Krav Maga - Use of the Human Body as a Weapon Philosophy and ...
Krav Maga - Use of the Human Body as a Weapon Philosophy and ...
Boaz Aviram, 2010
Boaz Aviram, the 3rd in a lineage of IDF Fighting Fitness Academy Krav Maga Chief Instructors, presents in this book the most efficient and effective form of self defense and Hand to Hand Combat training method ever developed. 150 ...
The Fighting Tomahawk: An Illustrated Guide to Using the Tomahawk and Long Knife as Weapons
The Fighting Tomahawk: An Illustrated Guide to Using the Tomahawk and Long Knife as Weapons
Dwight C. McLemore, 2004
Dwight C. McLemore is a retired combat arms officer with the U.S. Army and is an accomplished bladesman and instructor. He is renowned for his vast knowledge of Bowie and big-knife fighting and has more than 18 years of experience in self-defense and martial arts. The owner of the School of Two Swords, McLemore is rated expert level with the Americ...
A Companion to World War I
A Companion to World War I
John Horne, 2012
They were a major element of infantry attacks in 1918, as revealed in the writings of Ernst Jünger, who described the massive use of grenades by assault troops.2 In this regard the German hand grenades proved a highly effective weapon.
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Milgeek UK: Choosing a companion or backup airsoft gun for my G3A3
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Mike Goodson, Jets Running Back, Indicted on Weapons Charge | The Big Lead
He's also out for the season with a torn ACL.
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New Far Cry 3 Outpost Companion App Out Now | This Is Xbox
Brand spanking new Far Cry 3 apps have hit the iOS and Android platforms today (nothing for Windows Phone sadly) with the release of Far Cry Outpost, a new
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Shooting suspect arrested; companion, weapon sought - Spokesman.com - Aug. 19, 2010
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested a suspect in a July 30 shooting that left a man with a gunshot wound to the head. Christopher T. Jackson, 24, was booked into the Spokane County Jail on Tuesday on a single charge of first-degree assault, according to a news release.
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