A Bit Of Interesting Reading On Renaissance Martial Arts

John Thomas8
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A Bit Of Interesting Reading On Renaissance Martial Arts

Postby John Thomas8 » Sat Jul 27, 2013 2:46 am

Setting straight some of the myths about warfare of the period:

http://www.thearma.org/essays/TopMyths.htm

Maybe hogwash, maybe accurate. I just came across it and haven't vetted any of it yet.

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Re: A Bit Of Interesting Reading On Renaissance Martial Arts

Postby EvilGinger » Sun Jul 28, 2013 2:41 pm

A bit of both mixed in with a a larger dose of arrogant pedantry than I am comfortable with.


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Re: A Bit Of Interesting Reading On Renaissance Martial Arts

Postby John Thomas8 » Sun Jul 28, 2013 11:34 pm

I think the author is a bit miffed by all the lavish attention given to the "Eastern" martial arts and the relative obscurity of the "Western" during the same time period.

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Re: A Bit Of Interesting Reading On Renaissance Martial Arts

Postby EvilGinger » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:15 pm

perhaps but I have met far too many folks with the attitude that oozes form the article & it tends to make me want to kill them for the good of humanity.

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