The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Knives, Daggers & BayonetsDe (autor) Tobias Capwell
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 13 Oct 2014
Since sharpened tools emerged almost 1 million years ago, edged weapons have played an incredible role in the shaping of human history. This title offers more than 350 examples, from ancient Egyptian flint knives to the rondel and ballock daggers of medieval Europe, and from 17th-century plug bayonets to classic commando knives of World War II.
Ilustrații: over 700 photographs
Dimensiuni: 168 x 221 x 18 mm
Greutate: 0.64 kg
Editura: Southwater Publishing
Dr Tobias Capwell joined Glasgow Museums as Curator of Arms and Armour, and produced numerous books and articles on aspects of the Glasgow collection. He then became Curator of Arms and Armour at the Wallace Collection in London, England.