it is a very useful book, a guide and manual to all who wish
to know, how weapons really developped in this corner of Europe.
Ada Bruhn de Hoffmeyer, Gladius, Tomo XIII, 1977
Rare and one of the most important books on the development of edged weapons in Poland. Books focuses history of arms from medieval times to the 20th century!!!
The Author, prof. Andrzej Nadolski, was one of the greatest scholars and specialist on medieval arms, author of many books and articles printed also in England and Germany.
This book will help you learn about development and use of edged weapons in Poland in a wide, historical and multicultural context.
-From the beginning of the Polish State to the Close of the Middle Ages (10th – 15th centuries)
-Between East and West. Great Period of Polish Side-Arms (16th-18th Centuries)
-For Our and Your Liberty (from 1797 to 1945)
-List of Illustrations
THIS BOOK CONTAINS HUGE PICTURE SECTION OF OVER 200 EXAMPLES OF THE POLISH EDGED WEAPONS!
PROBABLY THE ONLY BOOK ON THE HISTORY OF POLISH EDGED WEAPONS WRITTEN IN ENGLISH!
A “MUST HAVE” BOOK FOR EVERY ARMS LOVER!!!