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General Content

Historical Combat

Armouring

Research



General Content
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Historical Combat
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Armouring

Beginner's Guide to Mail
by Eric Slyter

An Armourer's Basic Safety Guidelines
by Eric Slyter

Building Spaulders- An exercise in basic hammerwork, finishing, and assembly
by Eric Slyter

General Metal Working and Helmet Construction
by Jason Grimes

Facts and Myths About Armour Patterns
by Eric Slyter

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Research

Glossary of Armour Terminology
by Christian H. Tobler

Beginner's Research Guide
by Eric Slyter

Pikeman Armour from the First Half of the 16th Century
by Jason Grimes

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