The Sword In The Age Of Chivalry

Author: Ewart Oakeshott
Publisher: Boydell Press
ISBN: 9780851157153
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A comprehensive history and typology of the European knightly sword from c.1050 to c.1550, that draws on evidence from literature and art as well as from archaeology.

Swords Of The Viking Age

Author: Ian G. Peirce
Publisher: Boydell Press
ISBN: 1843830892
Size: 19.64 MB
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Representative examples of swords from 8th-11th century, fully described and illustrated, with general overview.

European Weapons And Armour

Author: Ewart Oakeshott
Publisher: Boydell Press
ISBN: 184383720X
Size: 47.40 MB
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The story of arms in Western Europe from the Renaissance to the Industrial Revolution.

Arms Armor Of The Medieval Knight

Author: David Edge
Publisher: Crescent
ISBN: 9780517103197
Size: 80.65 MB
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More than two hundred illustrations trace the development of medieval arms from their crude beginnings to the beautiful ceremonial armor of the Renaissance

The Sword In Anglo Saxon England

Author: Hilda Roderick Ellis Davidson
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN: 9780851157160
Size: 60.63 MB
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To read Beowolf is to be immediately aware of the aura of magical power the poet vested in the sword, and Hilda Ellis Davidson's other concern in this book is to look at literary sources for what they reveal of the quality of a good sword ...

Medieval Weapons

Author: Kelly DeVries
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851095268
Size: 75.42 MB
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This fascinating reference covers the weapons and armor used by warriors from the 4th to the 15th century and discusses how and why they changed over time. * Narrative chapters follow the development of medieval weapons and armor in four ...

Medieval Swordsmanship

Author: John Clements
ISBN: 9781581600049
Size: 78.70 MB
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From the author of Renaissance Swordsmanship comes the most comprehensive and historically accurate view ever of the lost fighting arts of Medieval knights, warriors and men-at-arms.

Swords And Swordsmen

Author: Mike Loades
Publisher: Pen & Sword
ISBN: 9781848841338
Size: 24.43 MB
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Author Mike Loades traces the history of the sword in war and the evolution of the private duel. The book takes certain surviving swords as landmarks on this journey of discovery.