How Swords Cut

The basic science of sword-cutting is presented with the focus on the shape of the blade.

How Swords Cut

Author: Peter Saveliev

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The basic science of sword-cutting is presented with the focus on the shape of the blade. It is followed by a comparison of possible shapes of blades.Contents1 Two straight blades ........ 32 The forces affecting the blade ........ 83 Swing without pull: comparison of blades ........ 144 Swing without pull: best shape ........ 185 The limits of swordsmanship ........ 246 Sword's agility ........ 297 Appendix: Memoir on Swords, 1860 ........ 338 Appendix: The math ........ 359 Appendix: How Excel is used ........ 38

Cut And Thrust

A must-have guide to European swords from the Ancient World to the twentieth century for anyone interested in historical fencing, re-enactment and role play.

Cut And Thrust

Author: Martin J. Dougherty

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 1445639785

Page: 208

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A must-have guide to European swords from the Ancient World to the twentieth century for anyone interested in historical fencing, re-enactment and role play.

Cavalry Drill Manual

Slope - Swords . - Cut well up to the left front and bring the sword to the slope ,
knees braced . SECTION II . SWORD EXERCISE . “ Right engage . ” - Assume
the first position of " Engage . ” “ Assault . ” - - Prepare for cut “ One ” on the right
at ...

Cavalry Drill Manual

Author: New Zealand. Army

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Page: 215

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Guards and the Beahskin Caps

Marshal Saxe says , the blades of the swords to be three - square , so as
effectually to prevent an attempt to cut with them , which method of using a sword
seldom does much execution , and to be four feet in length . “ Napoleon was
evidently ...

Guards and the Beahskin Caps

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Black Belt

It takes Yang about a month to make a two-pound, hard steel sword. When he's
finished, he has a blade that can cut through almost anything other than metal.
The basic cutting techniques of Korean sword practice include: straight down ...

Black Belt

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Page: 136

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The oldest and most respected martial arts title in the industry, this popular monthly magazine addresses the needs of martial artists of all levels by providing them with information about every style of self-defense in the world - including techniques and strategies. In addition, Black Belt produces and markets over 75 martial arts-oriented books and videos including many about the works of Bruce Lee, the best-known marital arts figure in the world.

Renaissance Swordsmanship

This is the most thorough work ever about historical swordsmanship.

Renaissance Swordsmanship

Author: John Clements

Publisher: Paladin Press

ISBN: 9780873649193

Page: 152

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This is the most thorough work ever about historical swordsmanship. It is both a general reference and an instructional guide for advanced and beginning sword enthusiasts, students of military history and martial artists. Includes rare historical info and 100 original drawings.

Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland

This bears the mark of service , there being on it two sword cuts , very similar to
those I saw on the sword of an officer who charged and took a gun or guns at the
battle of Sobraon , and which were given by the gunner , a Sikh , chained in ...

Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland

Author: Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland

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Index of archaeological papers published in 1891, under the direction of the Congress of Archaeological Societies in union with the Society of Antiquaries.

Old Sword play

M. P. Show an opening above left sword, and with right sword cut false edge
under his left arm. ... Recover by passing backwards, holding both your swords
extended towards the enemy with their points crossing, and resume your - guard.
Cut ...

Old Sword play

Author: Alfred Hutton

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Page: 36

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The Boys Book of Manly Exercises Sports and Games

BROADSWORD EXERCISE . Exercises 380 Draw Swords Positions 381
Recover Swords Cuts and Guards 383 Slope Swords Cuts 383 Return ' Swords
Points 384 Practices Guards 386 Second Practice Parry 386 Fourth Practice
Hanging ...

The Boys  Book of Manly Exercises  Sports  and Games

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