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Oriental armour

H. Russell Robinson

Oriental armour

[by] H. Russell Robinson.

by H. Russell Robinson

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Published by Walker in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Arms and armor, Oriental.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesArms and armour series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU825 .R6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 257 p.
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5536445M
    LC Control Number67013231
    OCLC/WorldCa1803295

    anyone realy interested in Japanese armour should google (THE ARMOUR BOOK IN HONCHO GUNKIKO) this book has in detail of all types of Japanese armour with drawings to make a full set from card, it has some gruesome details of recorded battles like " whilst fighting individual combat I was struck on my Helmet such a violent blow I was temporarily blinded, in my desperate situation I cut. the book is designed primarily to satisfy the long-felt need for an up-to-date English text-book on armour it seemed to me that the main emphasis should be placed on providing basic information; I have therefore devoted over three-quarters of it to an account of the evolu­ tion of field armour, chiefly from the point of view of form and con­File Size: 2MB. Academic book on Oriental Arms from Turkey, Persia, India and Japan. The book presents history and development of armament in those countries from ancient times to the 19th century. While the text is in Polish, the book is richly illustrated with the pictures of the best objects, mostly from Polish museums, and can be classified as a picture. The Almain Armourers' Album, a book of armour designs, is one of the V&A's great Elizabethan treasures. The book was produced in the Royal Armoury at Greenwich, London, between and , and charts some of the most spectacular armour ever made. It is known as the Almain Armourers’ .


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to the First Burmese War in Also includes Oriental armour book information on Arabian and Persian arms and Japanese armor. Illustrations and Oriental armour book describe helmets, daggers, sabers, and other weapons. halftones and line illustrations. Book Description. The book illustrates over 1, items of Islamic and Oriental arms and armour which represent the finest and most interesting examples originating from Islamic and Hindu cultures and beyond, including Russia, China, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and South East Asia.

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All the items illustrated have passed through the hands of Robert Hales during the last 45 years. Divided into four sections: daggers. Oriental Armour Dover Military History, Weapons, Armor by H. Russell Robinson.

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Woosnam-Savage, Anthony Hall No preview available - All Book Search results » Bibliographic. Armour (British English) or armor (American English; see spelling differences) is a protective covering that is used to prevent damage from being inflicted to an object, individual or vehicle by direct contact weapons or projectiles, usually during combat, or from damage caused by a potentially dangerous environment or activity (e.g., cycling, construction sites, etc.).

- The term "Indo-Persian armor" includes armor from Persia, Ottoman Empire, India and other nearby countries made in the Indo-Persian style. In the past terms such as "Eastern", "Oriental", "Islamic" have been used to differentiate between this type of armor and European armor types.

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Chinese armour was predominantly lamellar from the Warring States period ( BC - BC) onward, prior to which animal parts such as rhinoceros hide, rawhide, and turtle shells were used for protection. Lamellar armour was supplemented by scale armour starting from the Han dynasty ( BC– AD) forward, partial plate armour from the Northern and Southern dynasties (–), and mail.

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The original work was responsible for the revival of classical construction in armor between and Originally created in the late 19th century to catalog Indian and Oriental arms and armor for a British museum, this volume has long since become a sourcebook of vital information on the military history of India.

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La Collection d’armes orientales de Pierre Loti is an exhibition catalogue published by the Mairie de Rochefort, Ministry of Culture and the Museum of Hébre with the support of the Fondation du Patrimoine, and the Arms and Armour Society in London.

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