Sword: Myth and Reality: Technology, History, Fighting, Forging, Movie Swords (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
240
Utgivningsdatum
2015-11-30
Förlag
Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Illustratör/Fotograf
526 colour photos
Illustrationer
526 colour photos
Dimensioner
289 x 226 x 25 mm
Vikt
1519 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780764348778
Sword: Myth and Reality: Technology, History, Fighting, Forging, Movie Swords (inbunden)

Sword: Myth and Reality: Technology, History, Fighting, Forging, Movie Swords

Myth & Reality: Technology, History, Fighting, Forging, Movie Swords

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The history, manufacture, and ancient and modern uses of swords in Europe from the 5th century to today can be found here in one convenient source. Learn sword nomenclature and classification, discover sword physics secrets, and compare the history of swordsmanship in Europe to that of Japan. Practical information on different sword types, including those used by Vikings and Samurai, broadens the reader's understanding of the technical diversity of and relationships between swords from different eras and cultures. Readers can also learn how to tell authentic swords apart from fantasy swords, or "sword-like objects" (SLO), which are commonly used in movies like the Lord of the Rings trilogy. Also, follow the manufacturing process, from welding to pommel construction, and read about historical replicas. Join the authors and countless other featured sword masters and experts on a fact-based and fun-filled adventure from the Middle Ages to modern Europe.
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Thomas Laible studied history and education and works as an editor of the journal Weapons: Internal Market. He has been working for 20 years with swords, daggers, and knives and has written several books and numerous articles on these topics.