Arms and Armor of Medieval Knight
Beautifully illustrated history of weaponry in the Middle Ages. Wonderful overview traces the development of weaponry and armour from early chain mail and helmets to the elaborate full plate armor of the 16th century. With glossary of terms, 2,702 illustrations.
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LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - Xleptodactylous - LibraryThing
Fully includes cod pieces (sparingly) and armour skirts for men. I deem it wise to peruse all images with great care and thought. When armour became less about getting killed and more about looking like a pillock rejoicing was heard throughout the land. Ler crítica na íntegra
LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - Imshi - LibraryThing
I love this book; it's excellent for anyone wanting to know about medieval arms and armor. It goes through various types of weapons and armor chronologically, so you can see how things developed over time, and the pictures are very nice too. Sadly, I believe it's currently out of print. Ler crítica na íntegra