Archive - Sep 17, 2003 - Story

Official Attendance Numbers Released for Pennsic War 32

The Pennsic Exchequer, Master Alaric, has released the final count of gentles on site at Pennsic 32.

Medieval Clothing and Textile Journal to be Released

Robin Netherton, a frequent lecturer on medieval clothing and textiles, has announced that a new scholarly journal on medieval clothing will soon be available.

Lost Imperial Purple Formula Rediscovered

The secret formula for creating Roman imperial purple dye has been rediscovered.

Swords, and the People Who Love Them

NetSword is a discussion group for "swordsmen, sword smiths, armorers, weapons makers, collectors of swords, re-enactors, historians, and enthusiasts" who wish to discuss various topics concerning weapons and warfare during the Middle Ages through the Renaissance.