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The world encyclopedia of swords and sabres : an authoritative history and visual directory of edged weapons from around the world, shown in over 800 stunning colour pictures

Author: Harvey J S Withers
Publisher: London : Hermes House, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An authoritative history and visual directory of more than 500 edged weapons from around the world, focusing on eras of historical and military significance such as the Napoleonic Wars and American Civil War. Includes a directory of weapons arranged by time period and geographical area along with specifications of date, origin and length.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harvey J S Withers
OCLC Number: 385043782
Description: 256 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 30 cm
Other Titles: Swords and sabres
Swords and sabers
Responsibility: Harvey J.S. Withers.

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An authoritative history and visual directory of more than 500 edged weapons from around the world, focusing on eras of historical and military significance such as the Napoleonic Wars and American Civil War. Includes a directory of weapons arranged by time period and geographical area along with specifications of date, origin and length.

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