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by Robert Hardy
This revised and expanded edition chronicles the history of the longbow from the earliest known example used 8000 years ago, through its coming of age at the ...
* RECOMMENDED *
This is one of the premier books about the longbow. It covers its history and use, and also has construction about construction and men of the bow. It also has some interesting appendices regarding technical information, including arrow penetration of plate. I highly recommend this book for anyone interested in the longbow.
Updated Feb 3, 2007 :: 1 of 1 members found this review helpful