By R. Ewart Oakeshott
Relying on facts of fingers present in bathrooms, tombs, rivers, excavations, and different websites in addition to on modern artwork and literature, the writer describes intimately an grand array of the guns and accoutrements of warfare: swords, shields, spears, helmets, daggers, longbows, crossbows, axes, chain mail, plate armor, gauntlets, and masses else.
Profusely illustrated with greater than a hundred and seventy of the author's personal line drawings and 23 plates depicting many infrequent and lovely guns, this meticulously researched quantity can be an critical source for army historians, archaeologists, scholars of palms and armor, and a person attracted to the weaponry of old.
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