Hafted Weapons in Medieval and Renaissance Europe: The Evolution of European Staff Weapons between 1200 and 1650

Hafted Weapons in Medieval and Renaissance Europe: The Evolution of European Staff Weapons between 1200 and 1650

by John Waldman
     
 
This archival source document of the Middle Ages and Renaissance describes the development, manufacture and use of European staff weapons and provides new information using existing objects and archival material. Their effect on the modern map of Europe is discussed.

Overview

This archival source document of the Middle Ages and Renaissance describes the development, manufacture and use of European staff weapons and provides new information using existing objects and archival material. Their effect on the modern map of Europe is discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004144095
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/15/2005
Series:
History of Warfare Series, #31
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 11.62(h) x 0.73(d)

Meet the Author

John Waldman, M.D. received his B.A. from Yale University in 1954 and his M.D. from the University of Basel, Switzerland in 1962. He is an independent scholar of early arms and armor and of prints of an early period.

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