Adrian Baschung 24.01.2022
In the Middle Ages, forces were distributed unevenly. On one side, the armour-clad knight; on the other, the simple peasant farmer. But with the invention of the halberd, the tables were turned…
Adrian Baschung 10.03.2021
In the Middle Ages, pleas for divine assistance were often incorporated directly into and on the knights’ weapons. So the knights were fighting in the name of the Lord…
Adrian Baschung 15.01.2021
Why did two respectable Schaffhausen noblemen have a duel on a freezing cold January afternoon in 1659? And in Solothurn? The story of a long-standing family feud.
Adrian Baschung 27.07.2020
What’s the link between a vicious domestic brawl from the 17th century and a modern-day comic book?