The sword was the primary weapon of war for centuries. Muslims were at the fore-front of technological advancements in sword manufacture. One example is the Damascus Steel used in swords and knives. It is prized as a collector’s piece today.
Mystery, awe and wonder fill the mind as one looks upon a Damascus blade for the first time. Damascus Steel Swords are known as the strongest swords ever made in history. With great hardness, incredible super elasticity, and an ability to cut other swords in half without dulling the blade, Damascus steel swords quickly became prized possessions in the known world.
The Syrians named this patterned wielded steel as "Damascus Steel" when it was introduced to the Western world through Damascus, Syria between 1000CE & 1300CE by the Muslims.
Another Impact of Muslims on the World