|From:||James Landau <neurotico@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, December 18, 2002, 0:01|
In a message dated 12/15/2002 11:07:51 PM Pacific Standard Time, vionau@MAC.COM writes:> 1. What's the English for ?pó³pancerz?? It's a suit of armor that comes down > only to the waist..."hauberk" is the closest I can think of, but I have the > feeling that's not quite right. >Could this be a cuirass? The cuirass was originally made out of leather, but later it came to be made of metal.