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Okinawan Weaponry, Hidden Methods, Ancient Myths of Kobudo & Te By Mark D Bishop
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This work clearly defines and catalogues the fifty historical hand-held weapons that were used in Okinawa Prefecture and the Ryukyu Islands from the dawn of its history. It show the stages of... More > development and introduction of these weapons to the islands and how they affected the culture through the ages. The 'standard five' popular weapons of the modern era (bo, sai, tonfa, nunchaku & kama) are described in detail with many scale drawings, but surprisingly, it clearly shows the influence of bladed weapons, such as the curved sword. Firearms also made a huge contribution to Ryukyuan weapon development, so these are also introduced in their historical context. Most surprising is the contextual detail of the historic eras, such as the affects of the Satsuma Invasion of the Ryukyu Islands in 1609 & the dissolution of the monarchy in 1879. Contrary to popular myth, between these years Okinawans did not adopt farmers tools for self protection, for quite a different history is revealed herein.< Less
Devil's Armory III By Rogue Planet Press
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Weapons of power can be double edged. For every enchanted blade there is a cursed sword. The warrior who wields one of these weapons will triumph against foe after foe, and yet the blade may be his... More > own downfall. Tyrfing, forged by dwarfs under duress, had three curses to leaven its three virtues. Kullervo used the talking sword of the god Ukko to slay all his foes, and yet in the end it was with that blade that the troubled hero took his own life. Elric’s sentient blade Stormbringer drank the blood and souls of its victims in return for victory in the fight, but it was an uneasy, Faustian pact between swordsman and sword, ending in tragedy… -Gavin Chappell< Less
The Arms, Armour and Military Usages of the 14th Century By Moira Allen
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A history of the arms, armor, military campaigns, seige equipment and more of the 14th century, reprinted from The Gentleman's Magazine of 1858 and 1859.
The Arms, Armour and Military Usages of the 14th Century By Moira Allen
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A history of the arms, armor, military campaigns, seige equipment and more of the 14th century, reprinted from The Gentleman's Magazine of 1858 and 1859.
Hammer of the Gods: Ragnarok By Rogue Planet Press
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The saga continues! Eighteen new action-packed tales of Vikings, wizards, gods and monsters! The further adventures of Hrethel, Thoric, and Ingunn the Red, alongside new stories of new heroes of... More > Valhalla as they ready themselves for an afterlife of warfare that will culminate in the Final Battle between the gods and the giants: Ragnarok!< Less
GUNS By Ellis Kenyon
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Its chalk full of everything you need to know about selected awesome guns. Even after that we compare them and find a winner. Pictures included.
GUNS By Ellis Kenyon
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Its chalk full of everything you need to know about selected awesome guns. Even after that we compare them and find a winner. Pictures included.
Brothers Till the End By Brian Lam
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A short novel about military and military life.
Brothers Till the End By Brian Lam
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A short novel about military and military life.
The Perfect Circle By Tony Sadgrove
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The Perfect Circle traces the logical outcome of a scientific breakthrough. A young metallurgist, using sub-atomic particle physics, discovers a method to manufacture bores and cylinders that are... More > perfect in their roundness. By so doing, he discovers an exact measurement of Pi which stops at 5 decimal places. This leads to massive unintended consequences which has a dramatic affect on every aspect of life in the universe. The novel, centering on a few central characters, explores these ramifications.< Less