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British Basket-Hilted Swords: A Typology of Basket-Type Sword Hilts
by Cyril Mazansky

The phrase basket-type hilts refers to a large group of hilts which provide a degree of protection to the hand and wrist. Basket-hilted swords have featured ...

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—Updated Aug 31, 2006



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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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



Fighting with the German Longsword
by Christian Henry Tobler

Christian Henry Tobler presents a how-to course of study for learning Liechtenauer's secret art. Topics include the concepts of timing, distance, and initiative, ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



English Swordsmanship: The True Fight of George Silver
by Stephen Hand

One of the most important teachers of historical swordsmanship, Stephen Hand has delivered what may well be his Magnum Opus, a detailed study in text and ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



Codex Wallerstein: A Medieval Fighting Book from the Fifteenth Century on the Longsword, Falchion, Dagger, and Wrestling
by Grzegorz Zabinski, Bartlomiej Walczak

The Codex Wallerstein is one of the best known of the late medieval fencing treatises still in existence. Though perhaps not as widely known as Talhoffer 1467 or ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



Sigmund Ringeck's Knightly Art Of The Longsword
by David Lindholm, Peter Svard

Ringeck's invaluable 15th-century compilation of the lessons of German fencing master Johannes Liechtenauer is given new life by two modern students of the sword. ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



The Swordman's Companion: A Modern Training Manual for the Medieval Longsword
by Guy Windsor

How was the medieval sword used? Although many books have been released detailing techniques of the medieval swordmasters, none of them can really be termed easily ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



Medieval Art of Sword & Shield: The Combat System of Royal Armouries MS I.33
by Paul Wagner, Stephen Hand

Royal Armouries MS I.33 Companion Deciphering the martial techniques in RA MS I.33 can be difficult. Paul Wagner & Stephen Hand of the Stoccata School of Defence, ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



SPADA 2: Anthology of Swordsmanship (v. 2)

An exciting new anthology of articles on the history of swordsmanship. It includes works from some of the most important names in the field, as well as some new ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



English Medieval Knight 1400-1500 (Warrior)
by Christopher Gravett

The 15th century was a time of change for knighthood. Knights no longer fought for their lords in return for land, since the feudal summons had long before given ...

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—Updated Apr 15, 2006



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