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Rapier

The Double-Edged Sword

by Ben Weiss

  • 393 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Vantage Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10472357M
    ISBN 10053314776X
    ISBN 109780533147762
    OCLC/WorldCa149305782

    Rapier. 1, likes 2 talking about this. Rapier is best for swashbuckling, to be ers: K. She has published on this topic in a training manual, Fundamentals of Italian Rapier: A Modern Manual for Teachers and Students of Historical Fencing, which she co-authored with David Coblentz and is the co-founder of the Decatur School of Arms, which offers weekly classes for adult learners in rapier Followers: K.

      A good book for rapier techniques Hello guys and gals, I was wondering if you guys could recomend a good book that deals with single sword rapier techniques, preferably with out the use of the off hand for daggers or bucklers or the like. Thanks. , AM #2. This is the recognized web site for the Kingdom of An Tir, of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. (SCA) and is maintained by the An Tir Webteam. This site may contain electronic versions of the group’s governing documents.

    Initially, the rapier was used like its medieval predecessor, that is, as a cutting weapon. The first cogent book on a coherent rapier technique was the Opera Nova, written in by Achillio Marozzo de Bologne, which stated that cuts were to be delivered horizontally, vertically upward or downward, or obliquely. The thrust was aimed primarily Author: Historynet Staff.   Spanish Rapiers, Destreza & New Book from Rob Runacres scholagladiatoria. Loading Unsubscribe from scholagladiatoria? Cancel Unsubscribe. Working Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe K.


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Rapier by Ben Weiss Download PDF EPUB FB2

Rapier is a brilliantly blended recipe of old fashioned pirates, sci-fi space adventure, revenge and tender romance. It is a story of honour and duty, a novel packed with battles and brutal violence, and a tale of devotion and love. Kathy Rapier book is without money having nearly /5.

This book takes you to the Rapier book School, or Salle of celebrated renaissance rapier Master Nicoletto Giganti of Venice, one among the period teachers leaving instructions on the use of this weapon. More uniquely, his text The School, or Salle is a veritable training curriculum, with its stepwise lessons and easy-to-follow explanations on the use of the rapier alone and rapier and dagger/5(16).

The author, R. "Doc" Correa, does a brilliant job of describing how a child goes through the transformation from innocence to being a no nonsense warrior. The author also presents a picture of people who are caught up in a war/5(21).

Product details Paperback: pages Publisher: Paladin Press; 1st Edition edition (March 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces Customer Reviews: out of /5(47).

As a Children’s Book author, it was important to me to work with a Publisher that was understanding of what my needs were, as it related to the illustrations and arrangement and editing of my material. Rapier matched the talents of a very creative illustrator, and editing of the material presented was superbly done.

Ace Martial Arts Supply New Renaissance Rapier Fencing Sword with Swept Hilt Guard (Swept Hill Black Guard). Rapier Marshal’s Handbook – March Edition ii Revision History Summary of Rapier book from previous version Page Paragraph Number Summary of change Date Approved by the Board of Directors 9 2.D.v.

Insertion of new paragraph, hand and wrist protection for Cut and Thrust March /s/. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Rapier by R.

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Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser. His illustrations clearly show the best methods and also show how a rapier could be lethally effective when used with a dagger or with a cloak.

This handsome volume is a vital historical record. The book is also sure to give the modern fencer new insights in technique and a greater appreciation of the history of this exciting sport/5(20). In the First Book, will be spoken of the Rapier alone, (just as the Italians say) Pede firmo: that is, how one in the Thrusting has to keep one foot standing, and with the other step forward, and then after the Thrusting swiftly put that back again.

After that also, how that one will advance with the Left foot, or. The Rapier by Fritz Monde and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Literature Kirby, Jared ().

Italian Rapier Combat: Ridolfo Capo Ferro. Greenhill Books. ISBN Leoni, Tom. The Art of Dueling: 17th Century Rapier as Taught by Salvatore Fabris.

Highland Village, TX: The Chivalry Leoni, Tom (). Venetian Rapier: The School, or Salle. Place of origin: Spain. Deputy Marshal for Rapier Combat. Anna M. Galea (Mistress Xandra Rozina Xiberras Galea, called Rozi) [email protected] | additional Contact Info.

Rapier Documents and Report Form; The new Fencing Marshals’ Handbook was approved by the Board of Directors on 4 April, These rules are official effective immediately. There is a grace period until 15 August, for kingdoms to come into full. This book takes you to the fencing School, or Salle of celebrated renaissance rapier Master Nicoletto Giganti of Venice, one among the period teachers leaving instructions on the use of this weapon.

More uniquely, his text The School, o Perhaps no other weapon represents Renaissance Italian fencing like the rapier/5. Rapier. 1, likes 1 talking about this. Rapier is best for swashbuckling, to be ers: K.

‘He also goes on to describe in many places in his book, the way in which a rapier was used in delivering multiple feints.’ ‘That sort of grip is along the lines of the French foil school and has nothing whatsoever to do with 16th century rapiers.’ ‘A candelabrum hung from the wall, next to a pair of dueling rapiers.’.

Roll20 brings pen-and-paper gameplay to your browser with features that save time and enhance your favorite parts of tabletop games. RAPIERS. Inspired by the days when disputes were settled honorably and swiftly with a sword duel at dawn, carries a number of keenly sharp rapiers ready for that gentlemanly duel at sunrise.

Any historical sword collector absolutely needs to have a rapier in his collection/5(K). John H. Rapier, Jr–Physician, dentist John H. Rapier Jr., frustrated by the racial climate in the United States, pursued professional opportunities in the Caribbean.

However, he returned to the United States to complete a medical degree and became one of the first acting assistant surgeons at the Freedman's Hospital in Washington, D.C. Source for information on Rapier, John H., Jr. As Rapier sources are younger than longsword sources, the art style is far more evolved and most Rapier manuscripts present both images and detailled text to the reader.

Coincidentally, three of these books are translations of original Rapier manuscripts by Italian masters translated by Tom Leoni, which is regarded for the high accuracy of his translations. Rapier is a work of science fiction penned by author R.

A. ‘Doc’ Correa. This odyssey-like tale follows the unlikely and bizarre path that life sets for Kathy Masters, a young woman who never dreamed of going up to the stars. When a prestigious work assignment sends her out into space, the horror of kidnap rears its head and Kathy is suddenly taken captive by the Rapier, a privateer ship.Another great Megan Derr book in my opinion.

This is an anthology that has three separate stories of the Rapier brothers. One brother is featured in each story. I enjoyed all of the stories. This is a good book for the YA audience because there are no explicit love scenes at all. It's a genuine (gay) fairy tale romance/5.The iconic blade of the Renaissance period, the historical rapier often takes the form of a slender, rigid thrusting sword with a sharp point.

Our Renaissance rapiers, fencing swords, and dueling swords at Buying a Sword display many unique appearances with elegant swept hilts and other ornamentation. We carry functional rapiers as well as decorative rapiers, ensuring that you can find the.