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

By Guy Windsor

This e-book builds at the origin laid in The Medieval Longsword, and teaches you ways to coach Fiore dei Liberi’s artwork of fingers, as proven in his 1410 manuscript ll Fior di Battaglia. well known swordsman and writer man Windsor explains 3 of the longsword types which are used on a daily basis in the college of ecu Swordsmanship:
• The slicing Drill
• The Farfalla di Ferro
• THe Longsword Syllabus Form.
Each shape is defined step-by-step and alertness by means of program, with plentiful 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 study into Il Fior di Battaglia.
Within those pages you'll find in-depth directions and research, dozens of assistance for the way to enhance your abilities, and sufficient fabric for years of study.
Guy Windsor has been education martial arts for 30 years, and instructing professionally due to the fact he based the varsity of eu Swordsmanship in 2001. the college has branches and learn teams worldwide. Guy’s different books contain The Swordsman’s spouse, The Duellist’s significant other, Veni Vadi Vici, learning the artwork of palms quantity 1: The Medieval Dagger, and gaining knowledge of the paintings of fingers quantity 2: The Medieval Longsword.
You can locate him on-line at, and on fb and Twitter.

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