History of War

WAR BOWS

Author: Mike Loades Publisher: Osprey Publishing Price: £30.00

“THE AUTHOR IS PARTICULARLY WELL-PLACED TO WRITE THIS HISTORY, SINCE HE HAS BEEN INTERESTED IN ARCHERY SINCE HE WAS NINE YEARS OF AGE”

The bow is perhaps the best-known weapon of ancient times. Indeed the earliest known intact examples, called the Holmegaard bows,

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