Weapons And Fighting Techniques Of The Medieval Warrior 1000-1500 AD

Dougherty Martin J

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Cover Type: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Jacket Condition: As New
Publisher: Metro Books
Publisher Place: New York
Publisher Year: 2008
Edition: First Edition

Description: 224 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in As new condition throughout.

Publishers Description: Weapons and Fighting Techniques of the Medieval Warrior offers a highly-illustrated, fact-filled introduction to the weaponry and fighting methods of the Middle Ages. Written in an accessible style for the non-expert, the book shows how the development of new weapons technology and techniques came to change the face of European warfare from 1000 to 1500 AD. Divided into Weapons and Fighting Techniques of the Medieval Warrior offers a highly-illustrated, fact-filled introduction to the weaponry and fighting methods of the Middle Ages. Written in an accessible style for the non-expert, the book shows how the development of new weapons technology and techniques came to change the face of European warfare from 1000 to 1500 AD. Divided into four chapters covering mounted knights, foot soldiers, missile troops, and siege weapons and techniques Includes more than 300 color line artworks, photographs, and maps illustrating the weapons, armor, equipment, fighting techniques, and tactics of the Medieval era Step-by-step illustrations demonstrate combat skills, including how to fire a longbow, fight with a sword and buckler, attack with a lance, defend with a pole ax, long sword combat, and many, many other fighting techniques ...more

ISBN: 9781435102071

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224 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in As new condition throughout.



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