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Knights: In History and Legend

The most comprehensive book on knights and knighthood available. The word "knight" conjures up images of gallant men in gleaming armor astride noble steeds, ...

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—Updated Mar 19, 2013



Knights: In History and Legend
by Constance Brittain Bouchard

Written by an international team of historians and scholars with specialized knowledge of the medieval era and illustrated with sumptuous images ranging from ...




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—Updated Mar 19, 2013



Sigmund Ringeck's Knightly Art Of The Longsword
by David Lindholm, Peter Svard

Ringeck's invaluable 15th-century compilation of the lessons of German fencing master Johannes Liechtenauer is given new life by two modern students of the sword. ...

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—Updated Mar 18, 2013



Fighting with the German Longsword
by Christian Henry Tobler

Christian Henry Tobler presents a how-to course of study for learning Liechtenauer's secret art. Topics include the concepts of timing, distance, and initiative, ...

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The Swordman's Companion: A Modern Training Manual for the Medieval Longsword
by Guy Windsor

How was the medieval sword used? Although many books have been released detailing techniques of the medieval swordmasters, none of them can really be termed easily ...

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—Updated Mar 18, 2013



Codex Wallerstein: A Medieval Fighting Book from the Fifteenth Century on the Longsword, Falchion, Dagger, and Wrestling
by Grzegorz Zabinski, Bartlomiej Walczak

The Codex Wallerstein is one of the best known of the late medieval fencing treatises still in existence. Though perhaps not as widely known as Talhoffer 1467 or ...

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—Updated Mar 18, 2013



The Longsword Teachings of Master Liechtenauer: The Early Sixteenth Century Swordsmanship Comments in the "Goliath" Manuscript
by Grzegorz Zabinski

Contents: Introduction 1 European Martial Arts: Medieval/Early Renaissance (European Masters with Special Reference to the Holy Roman Empire; Swordsmanship ...




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Medieval Combat: A Fifteenth-Century Illustrated Manual of Swordfighting and Close-Quarter Combat
by Hans Talhoffer, Mark Rector

This book makes one of the most influential and lavishly drawn fencing manuals of the Middle Ages available in English for the first time. The authentic 15th ...

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The first thing this book has going for it is availability. It is fairly easy to find and has a good amount of information for the price. It is mostly a collection of black and white plates, which are reproductions from the original manual, along with an English ...
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—Updated Feb 20, 2012



Medieval Combat: A Fifteenth-Century Illustrated Manual of Swordfighting and Close-Quarter Combat (Greenhill Military Paperbacks)
by Hans Talhoffer

This brilliant and attractive book makes one of the most influential and lavishly-drawn fencing manuals of the Middle Ages available in English for the first time. ...

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—Updated Feb 20, 2012



In Saint George's Name: An Anthology of Medieval German Fighting Arts
by Christian Henry Tobler

The medieval knight was a well-trained fighting man, expert in the use of sword, lance, spear and dagger, and member of a warrior aristocracy whose values, virtues ...

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Christian Henry Tobler continues his passionate advocacy for the Liechtenauer tradition in this work. Unlike many of his early writings, the longsword is noticeably absent from this book, as it focuses on an eclectic arrangement of other arms including messers, ...
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—Updated Feb 20, 2012



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