The terms peidao or yaodao are synonyms that were in use simultaneously in Q
Historical references on Chinese saber types are scarce, and the information they provide scan
In this article I highlight a number of spears used by the Qing dynasty military.
The Green Standard Army was a large standing army of the Qing dynasty.
In the late Ming dynasty, Chinese coasts were raided by Japanese pirates -mockingly called 倭寇 wokou or "Dwar