Few ancient icons can fit the evocative energy of the medieval swimsuit of armour, and this epic new ebook is a whole path within the instruments and methods of the trendy armourer's paintings. via greater than 1,000 designated photographs and transparent guideline, Brian fee offers a operating instruction manual for aspiring and energetic armourers who are looking to improve their abilities within the creation of medieval armour within the variety of the 14th century. The e-book is split into 4 sections: a sweeping background of armour and its creation from its medieval roots to its glossy revival; a pragmatic creation to all of the instruments and offers essential to equip a latest workshop; a radical assessment of key concepts; and a sequence of tangible classes in developing armoured defenses for the pinnacle, physique, arm, hand and leg. Taking the reader during the building of an genuine medieval harness from belief to of entirety, recommendations of Medieval Armour replica is an important addition to the libraries of great craftsmen, historians, creditors and researchers.

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