The Sword In The Age Of Chivalry

Author: Ewart Oakeshott
Publisher: Boydell Press
ISBN: 9780851157153
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A comprehensive history and typology of the European knightly sword from c.1050 to c.1550, that draws on evidence from literature and art as well as from archaeology.

Swords Of The Viking Age

Author: Ian G. Peirce
ISBN: 9780851159140
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Representative examples of swords from 8th-11th century, fully described and illustrated, with general overview.

European Weapons And Armour

Author: Ewart Oakeshott
Publisher: Boydell Press
ISBN: 184383720X
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The story of arms in Western Europe from the Renaissance to the Industrial Revolution.

The Swordsman S Companion

Author: Guy Windsor
Publisher: Guy Windsor
ISBN: 9526793420
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7 The closest English treatise is probably the Harleian MS 3542, which is a short
seriesof instructions regarding the “too honde swerde” (twohand sword). George
Silver also briefly covers the use of the longsword in his Paradoxes of Defence. 8
In his definitive Records of the Medieval Sword (1991) Oakeshott identifies 22
medieval sword types, continuing Peterson's typology of Vikingera and earlier
swords. Eight of these types classify what I would call longswords; types XIIa, XIII,
XIIIa, ...

Medieval Warfare

Author: Everett U. Crosby
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135576262
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... into Antient Armour as it existed in Europe particularly in Great Britain from the
Norman Conquest to the Reign of Charles II. 3 vols. (London: R.Jennings, 1824.
2. ed. London: Henry Bohn, 1842). Nickel, Helmut, Arms and Armour through the
Ages. (London: Collins, 1971). Norman, A.V.B., Arms and Armour. (London:
Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1964). Oakeshott, R.Ewart, The Archaeology of
Weapons. (London: Lutterworth, 1960). Oakeshott, R.Ewart, Records of the
Medieval Sword.

Medieval Combat

Author: Hans Fahoffer
Publisher: Frontline Books
ISBN: 1473835178
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Brewer, 1981. Oakeshott, Ewart, The Sword intheAgeof Chivalry. London,
Lutterworth Press, 1964; Woodbridge, Boydell & Brewer, 1994. Oman, C.W.C.,
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Greenhill, 1991. Rapisardi, Giovani, FioreDei Liberi's Flos Duellatorium. Padua,
Gladitoria Press, 1998. Ringeck, Sigmund, Fechtbuch (c1440). Dresden, State
Library of Saxony, ...