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Arms and armor
|Contributions||Walpole Galleries (New York, N.Y.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||56 p. :|
|Number of Pages||56|
The Philadelphia Museum of Art’s holdings of arms and armor are among the finest of their kind in the world. Presenting nearly masterpieces from the collection, this lavishly illustrated volume includes complete armors and armor elements, swords, firearms and crossbows, staff weapons, horse equipment, and related accessories. That is certainly true of "Weapon: The Complete Visual History of Arms and Armor," that looks at the 4, years history of weaponry. There are hundreds of weapons on display in this page book, and there are dozens of museums and collections thanked for contributing photographs.5/5(5).
This source book focuses on every major category of ancient weaponry such as swords, pole-arms, bows, scythes, even siege engines. It includes rarer versions of weapons and armor such as zweihanders, the zanbato, weapons of the samurai & ninja, messers, recurved bows, shillelagh, and ball & chain weapons even muscle cuirasses.5/5(1). Now reissued with a CD and wall chart! Eyewitness Arms and Armor is an original and exciting look at the history of weapons and armor through the ages. Stunning real-life photographs reveal the design, construction, and workings of armor, offering a unique "eyewitness" view of .
Get this from a library! Arms & armor. [Michèle Byam; Dave King, (Photographer)] -- A photo essay examining the design, construction, and uses of hand weapons and armor from a Stone Age axe to the revolvers and rifles of the Wild West. Arms & Armor products are hand crafted in the USA. Kult Of Athena is proud to be one of a very select group of Arms & Armor dealers. The following is a small sampling of the Arms & Armor products we have available. If you are looking for something specific, please .
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A spectacular visual guide to the epic 4,year history of weaponry, created in association with the Smithsonian Institution. Weapon: A Visual History of Arms and Armor tells this epic story of the entire spectrum of weaponry through stunning photography and authoritative coverage, from the stone axes of the earliest warfare to the heavy artillery of today's armies/5().
Arms & Armor book. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. See the very first weapons ever made, the armor worn by medieval knigh 4/5. DK Eyewitness Books: Arms and Armor: Discover the Story of Weapons and Armor from Stone Age Axes to the Battle Gear o by DK | out of 5 stars This book is an overview of ancient Greek warfare that expands on Snodgrass's earlier PhD dissertation, published in as Early Greek Armour and after nearly 50 years, that book is still the starting point when it comes to studying Early Greek arms and armour/5.
The collection of non-European arms and armor is equally distinguished. About three thousand objects, including the majority of Islamic and Near Eastern examples, which include pieces from Iran, Turkey, and India, plus large numbers of Japanese arms and armor, came to the Museum in as the bequest of George Cameron Stone (–).
At Arms and Armor we hand-make a full range of historically accurate European weapons from the past thousand years. For over four decades we have worked with museums, collectors, and scholars to develop a deep understanding of European weapons; knowledge we use to make products that exemplify the finest qualities of the very best historic pieces.
Arms and Armor – Stephen V. Grancsay (The Odyssey Library, ) This book, authored by the curator of the Arms and Armor Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, details the evolution of arms and armor in warfare through the centuries, with a focus on Europe in the 15 th - 17 th centuries.
It is supported by extensive photographs and documents from the museum’s Rating: % positive. Arms & Armor: A Book of Postcards Book The Fast Free Shipping See more like this. X S B P D D O T L N S 7 G K Q O R E D. Arms and Armor: Art Institute Chicago. This GLOSSARY OF ARMS and ARMOR is the most comprehensive compilation of arms and armor of all countries and of all recorded time ever published.
George Cameron Stone, a collector of ancient arms and armor for fifty years, spent fifteen years of concentrated research compiling this book. Common Subjects Search for books published by Arms and Armour Press subjects History, Accessible book, Protected DAISY, World War,Great Britain, Internet Archive Wishlist.
Arms and Armor of Caucasus Kirill Rivkin. Yamna Publishing,pages. Book Review published on: October 6, Kirill Rivkin has published an impressive, coffee-table quality book, Arms and Armor of book is beautifully crafted hard cover with full-sized, 9”x12” pages containing color pictures and high-quality semigloss paper.
Japanese Arms and Armor, Author: Morihiro Ogawa,Kazutoshi Harada,Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.). Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art ISBN: Category: Art Page: View: DOWNLOAD → Overzicht van de wapens en wapenuitrustingen van de Samoerai.
A renowned 19th-century cultural historian and specialist on the Middle Ages, J. Hefner-Alteneck spent much of his life observing the influence of art on many aspects of human life, including weaponry. His illustrations for this handsome archive drawn with Reviews: 2.
Arms & armor. Revised edition. London ; New York: DK Pub. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Byam, Michèle, and Dave King.
Arms & Armor. London ; New York: DK Pub. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Byam, Michèle, and Dave King, Arms & Armor. London ; New York: DK Pub, MLA. Best books on arms and armor.
Working on expanding my library, and general knowledge, of historical weapons. While I'm confident in my knowledge of the 18th century onwards (I'll talk your ear off about the evolution of bayonets), the farther back we travel, the less details I know, and I'd like to correct that.
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Arms & Armor was founded in by Christopher Poor, an armorer, sword smith, and former professional jouster. Early on Chris sought out experts on European weaponry, including Ewart Oakeshott with whom he formed a lasting friendship and eventually founded The Oakeshott Institute.
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Donald J. LaRocca is curator in the Department of Arms and Armor at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.