Nowadays, it is probably impossible to find a person who would never have heard of horse racing betting
But there was a time when racing, and even more bets on them were the lot of kings and elected. First born in England, horse racing quickly spread around the world, turning from entertainment to sports and high-income business. Continue reading
Cavalry new time
In the 16th century, the spread of field artillery, muskets and rush led to a change in the balance of power between infantry and cavalry in favor of infantry.
Knightly cavalry divided into two branches, – Reitars and gendarmes (heavily armed – classical knights). The gendarmes appeared in continuous articulated armor, which by then had reached maximum reliability and weight, and on armored horses. Continue reading