Re: Historical Archery manuals?
- Witchery of Archery by Maurice Thompson
Longbow, a Social and Military History by Robert Hardy
both can be found at either Horsefeather's Ranch
or 3 Rivers Archery
hope this is what your looking for.
--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "pigeonmail.postmaster" <pigeonmail.postmaster@...> wrote:
> Does anyone no if there is any extant manuals explaining how the used the bows historically? Or was it all passed down word of mouth. When I tried to look for stuff in the library, all I found was books on Olympic target shooting. Short distances with all kinds of fancy extras added. Not historical or realistic for portraying what it was like in the battle field historically.