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Sigmund Ringeck's Knightly Arts Of Combat: Sword and Buckler Fighting, Wrestling, and Fighting in Armor
by David Lindholm, Peter Svard

The lessons of influential 15th-century fencing master Sigmund Ringeck are brought to life once again by David Lindholm and Peter Sv√§rd, the duo behind Sigmund ...

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Again, as with their previous book, this effort is well produced by suffers from numerous and egregious errors of interpretation.
—Updated Jan 31, 2010



Wallace Collection Catalogue of European Arms and Armour (Wallace Collection Catalogue of European Arms & Armour)

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The Sword in the Age of Chivalry
by Ewart Oakeshott

The resplendent image of the medieval knight is symbolised by his sword, a lethal weapon on the battlefield and a badge of chivalry in that complex social code. ...

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SPADA: An Anthology of Swordsmanship in Memory of Ewart Oakeshott
by Members of Swordplay Symposium International

The project of the Swordplay Symposium International (SSI), this long-anticipated anthology of articles captures not only the cutting edge of scholarship relating ...

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Secrets of German Medieval Swordsmanship: Sigmund Ringeck's Commentaries on Master Liechtenauer's Verse
by Christian Henry Tobler

Medieval Fighting with the German MastersChristian Henry Tobler presents a beautifully interpreted study of fighting techniques recorded in the mnemonic verse of ...

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While the interpretations in this book are, by the author's own admission, somewhat dated at this point, this book must be considered the standard against which all others of its type are judged. It is a superbly-done work with a myriad of details and insights into ...
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—Updated Apr 20, 2007



Medieval Swordsmanship: Illustrated Methods And Techniques
by John Clements

From the author of Renaissance Swordsmanship comes the most comprehensive and historically accurate view ever of the lost fighting arts of Medieval knights, ...

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The author wrote this book with little or no understanding of medieval sources, His text indicates more of a desire to denigrate the activities of others than to understand facts. Moreover, his subject area is more broad than the scope of his research in many areas.  ...
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—Updated Apr 19, 2007



The Medieval Soldier: 15th Century Campaign Life Recreated in Colour Photographs
by Gary Embleton, John Howe

In a dazzling series of some 270 specially posed photographs, the authors recreate the fighting men of the High Middle Ages set in their 15th century environment. ...

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Medieval Military Costume: Europa Militaria Special No. 8 (Europa Militaria Special, 8)
by Gerry Embleton

Reenactors wearing carefully created costumes, photographed in authentic settings, provide a snapshot of spear men, archers, crossbow men, gunners, and knights from ...

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The Medieval Household: Daily Living c.1150-c.1450 (Medieval Finds from Excavations in London)
by Geoff Egan

This book brings together for the first time the astonishing diversity of excavated furnishings and artefacts from medieval London homes. These include roofing and ...

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The Medieval Horse and its Equipment, c.1150-1450 (Medieval Finds from Excavations in London)

Whether knight's charger or beast of burden, horses played a vital role in medieval life. The wealth of medieval finds excavated in London in recent years has, not ...

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While the material this book does cover is excellent, it has become fashionable among those wishing to be perveived as "serious" historians to largely ignore upper-class medieval life unless they are working with it specifically. This book, intentionally or otherwise, ...
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—Updated Apr 19, 2007



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