Advanced Longsword: Form and Function (Mastering the Art of by Guy Windsor

By Guy Windsor

This ebook builds at the origin laid in The Medieval Longsword, and teaches you the way to coach Fiore dei Liberi’s paintings of hands, as proven in his 1410 manuscript ll Fior di Battaglia. popular swordsman and writer man Windsor explains 3 of the longsword varieties which are used on a daily basis in the varsity of eu Swordsmanship:
• The slicing Drill
• The Farfalla di Ferro
• THe Longsword Syllabus Form.
Each shape is defined step-by-step and alertness by way of program, with considerable photos and photographs from Fiore’s manuscript. man takes you thru every one step first as a couple drill, then as a part of the shape, then as a kick off point for extra education, or for additional examine into Il Fior di Battaglia.
Within those pages you'll find in-depth directions and research, dozens of information for a way to enhance your abilities, and adequate fabric for years of study.
Guy Windsor has been education martial arts for 30 years, and educating professionally considering that he based the varsity of eu Swordsmanship in 2001. the college has branches and learn teams around the world. Guy’s different books contain The Swordsman’s significant other, The Duellist’s significant other, Veni Vadi Vici, learning the artwork of fingers quantity 1: The Medieval Dagger, and gaining knowledge of the artwork of hands quantity 2: The Medieval Longsword.
You can locate him on-line at, and on fb and Twitter.

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