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With arrow, sword, and spear

a history of warfare in the ancient world

by Alfred S Bradford

  • 203 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science -- History -- To 500,
  • Military history, Ancient

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-302) and index

    StatementAlfred S. Bradford ; illustrated by Pamela M. Bradford
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU29 .B73 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 312 p. :
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16995459M
    ISBN 100275952592
    LC Control Number99052982

      The spear was the most common weapon in ancient battles. There was a reason: spears work. Here, we try out spears against a variety of foes. Support me on Patreon: Click the images above to access preview pages of the Fantasy and Ancient/Medieval rule books. Click here to order. Click the image above for a downloadable QRS. Army lists for Sword & Spear Fantasy! Sword & Spear is a set of wargames rules for large battles set in the Ancients & Medieval period.

      The first of three parts of an introduction to my favourite set of wargames rules for the Ancient and Medieval period, together with a blow by blow descripti. David Slays Goliath 44 “Come here,” he called to David, “and I will give your flesh to the birds of the air and the beasts of the field!” 45 But David said to the Philistine, “You come against me with a dagger, spear, and sword, but I come against you in the name of the LORD of Hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied. 46 This day the LORD will deliver you.

      In the second part of my introductory game of 'Sword and Spear' the English and French armies clash and I describe how combat and shooting are resolved.   The parents' guide to what's in this book. Violence & Scariness Sword, spear, and arrow battles with injuries and deaths; slaves are whipped and mistreated; torture is 3/5.


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About this product. Current slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES}- Top picked items. With Arrow, Sword, and Spear: A History of Warfare in the Ancient World by Alfred S. Bradford Overview - Most studies of ancient warfare focus only on the Greeks and the Romans, but this sweeping study covers the whole of the ancient world from Greece and Rome to the Near East, then eastward to Parthia, India, and China.

The sword that reaches him will have no effect, nor will a spear, dart, or arrow. International Standard Version "Thrusting at him with a sword won't be effective, nor will spears, darts, or javelins.

NET Bible Whoever strikes it with a sword will have no effect, nor with the spear, arrow. With arrow, sword, and spear: a history of warfare in the ancient world. [Alfred S Bradford; Pamela M Bradford] -- "This account analyzes ancient armies in terms of modern military doctrine, allowing the reader to make comparisons between the combatants.

Scott M. Rodell, director of the Great River Taoist Center, draws his jian (sword) slicing an arrow shot at him from just over 15 meters away. Traveling at mph ( kph) the arrow flies. With arrow, sword, and spear: a history of warfare in the ancient world.

[Alfred S Bradford; Pamela M Bradford] -- Most studies of ancient warfare focus only on the Greeks and the Romans, but this sweeping study covers the whole of the ancient world from Greece .Sword & Spear is a set of wargames rules for large battles set in the Ancients & Medieval period.

They are suitable for any scale figures and any basing standard. The only requirement is that figures are organised into units of equal frontage. A typical game consists of about 12 units on each side and games take around 2 – 3 hours. Sword & Spear is a set of wargames rules for large battles set in the Ancients & Medieval period.

They are suitable for any scale figures and any basing standard. The only requirement is that figures are organised into units of equal : Mark Lewis.