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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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Hard to get, but very much worth the effort to get, lots of great inspirational pictures from the Company of Sct. George. a must-have for any 15th century Reenacter.
—Updated Aug 31, 2007



Records of the Medieval Sword
by Ewart Oakeshott

Forty years of intensive research into the specialised subject of the straight two-edged knightly sword of the European middle ages are contained in this classic ...

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a very usefull reference book on swords by Oakeshott, be carefull not to drool too much on it when you get it!
—Updated Aug 31, 2007



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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A great book by Oakeshott, a bit heavy, but none the less filled with usefull research and information
—Updated Aug 31, 2007



Arms & Armor of the Medieval Knight: An Illustrated History of Weaponry in the Middle Ages
by David Edge, John Miles Paddock

More than two hundred illustrations trace the development of medieval arms from their crude beginnings to the beautiful ceremonial armor of the Renaissance

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Great Overview of Armour - lots and lots of inspirational pictures, wish i got mine earlier!
—Updated Aug 31, 2007









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