No two cultures seem to make the spear the same way or with the same materials. The Azande people were no exception. They called their special iron tipped spear the Makrigga.
Going to war against the Azande people was terrifying for many reasons. The most terrifying was not their arsenal of frightening and extremely deadly weapons, but that story is for another day.
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