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With a bended bow : archery in medieval and Renaissance Europe

Author: Erik Roth
Publisher: Stroud : Spellmount, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through centuries of war in Europe, the English medieval archer was the most powerful force on the battlefield. In With a Bended Bow Erik Roth presents a comprehensive examination of the archer and his weapon in a time when archery was both economically and militarilyvital to the security of England, based on the study of medieval writings and period artefacts. As an accomplished artist, his illustrations are an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Roth, Erik.
With a Bended Bow : Archery in Medieval and Renaissance Europe.
New York : The History Press, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Erik Roth
ISBN: 9780752477978 0752477978
OCLC Number: 794327947
Description: 1 online resource (444 pages)
Contents: Part I. The Guilds --
Introduction --
The Artillers --
Artillery Types --
Standards of Length --
Bows --
Arrows --
Out of Asia --
Crossbows --
The Archaeology of Archery --
Range and Penetration --
Modern Reproductions --
The Bowyer --
The Fletcher --
The Stringer --
The Arrowsmith --
The Arbalastier --
Sundry Gear --
Part II. The Archers --
Introduction --
Sources on Shooting --
Learning to Shoot --
Shooting Technique --
Preparation and Maintenance of Gear --
Mounted Archers --
Accuracy of Mediaeval Shooting --
Marks and Shooting Games --
Hunting --
Warfare --
Archers of the Guard --
Cognizances: Liveries, Badges and Standards --
Archery and the Nobility --
Robin Hood and Wilhelm Tell --
Ballads, Religion and Symbolism --
Archery and Medicine.
Responsibility: Erik Roth.

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