Cloth $60.00 ISBN: 9789059724136 Published June 2011 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada

Arms and Armour of Knights and Landsknechts in the Netherlands Army Museum

Jan Piet Puype and Harm Stevens

Arms and Armour of Knights and Landsknechts in the Netherlands Army Museum
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Jan Piet Puype and Harm Stevens

Distributed for Eburon Publishers, Delft

368 pages | 140 color plates, 30 halftones | 6 7/10 x 9 2/5 | © 2010
Cloth $60.00 ISBN: 9789059724136 Published June 2011 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada
This highly illustrated volume draws on the collection of the Royal Army Museum in Delft, the biggest and most important collection of medieval and renaissance arms and armor in the Netherlands, to offer a detailed account of the weapons and armor of fighting men of the period. Full of color images of the weapons and armor in the collection, and rich in detailed description, the book presents a unique picture of the outfitting of knights and soldiers in medieval and renaissance warfare.
Contents

Combined Dutch/English Edition

Foreword
       Chris Ronteltap
Foreword
       Dr Alfred Geibig
Introduction

Helmets, Armour, Shields and Equestrian Equipment
Swords
Daggers
Polearms
Cannon
Crossbows and crossbow bolts

Bibliography
Index
Concordance of Inventory and Catalogue Numbers

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