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Re: An interesting find

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  • okami49
    Thanks for the link! A very interesting article, especially some of the possible distances. -Eógan Archery Captain, Shire of Mynydd Seren
    Message 1 of 2 , Jan 11, 2012
      Thanks for the link! A very interesting article, especially some of the possible distances.


      -Eógan
      Archery Captain, Shire of Mynydd Seren
      http://www.wix.com/rangersofmynyddseren/archery

      --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "Luigi Kapaj" <puppy@...> wrote:
      >
      > I was researching something entirely unrelated and stumbled across this
      > interesting find:
      >
      > "The Replacement of the Composite Reflex Bow by Firearms in the Muscovite
      > Cavalry"
      > By Donald Ostrowski
      > http://hudce7.harvard.edu/~ostrowski/mm/11.3.ostrowski.pdf
      >
      > An interesting discussion about the effectiveness of English longbows and
      > Asiatic composites, and a comparison with firearms. (and crossbows at one
      > point) The few sources of have checked independently in this and other work
      > by the author are highly accurate.
      >
      >
      > Puppy
      >
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