THE CROSSBOW- It's Military and Sporting History, Construction and Use
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by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey. Softbound, 400 pages, 7-1/4" x 9-1/4". A comparison of military and sporting crossbows and their dimensions, components and ranges; hard-to-find information on crossbow construction; details about modern bows, such as the bullet shooting and bolt shooting crossbows; and peeks at unusual crossbows such as the popinjay, and the Chineese repeating crossbow. Comprehensively illustrated with original drawings and selections from historical manuscripts, this is an essential reference for the historian, weapon connoisseur or bowman.
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