Weapon

Weapon

A Visual History of Arms and Armor

Book - 2016
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With a spectacular illustrated journey through 4,000 years of weaponry, Weapon: A Visual History of Arms and Armour is a comprehensive visual reference charting the history of arms and armour. Follow the evolution of weaponry from stone maces to machine-guns, and discover the brutal history of the warriors who wielded them. Drawing extensively on the treasures of the Royal Armouries Museum, this fully updated guide uniquely details the date, weight, size, and country of origin of these arms. Weapon showcases the function and history of key arms from across the world with fascinating photography, taking you on a journey to discover a wealth of weaponry from crossbows to samurai swords. Delve into the brutal side of history and travel through 4,000 years of mighty weaponry.
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley Ltd , 2016
ISBN: 9780241257807
0241257808
9781465450968
1465450963
Characteristics: 392 p. : color ill. ; 31 cm

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Jul 25, 2019

Definitely hyped...can't wait to read the new one!

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very boring but whatever

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Apr 29, 2012

A definite must-read by the warfare historian. Very useful for information or just to explore.

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