The Hungarian army in the 15th century (cavalry)
One of the main units of Matthias Corvinus´ Black Army was the cavalry.
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- Which color is the epithet historians use to describe Matthias Corvinus´ mercenary army?
- armored boots
One of the main units of Matthias Corvinus´ Black Army was the infantry.
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