By Carol Belanger Grafton

I purchased this ebook looking forward to loads of sturdy photos and diagrams. I did get that; even though, i did not get anything. The saving grace of the publication is that the photographs are in reality very good, and, it does say correct at the entrance conceal that the images are from ninteenth-century resources. The 1800s' should not precisely identified for his or her prime quality of ancient accuracy, and it is just within the such a lot modern armour, nearly past due 1400's via 1600's, that the illustrations are superior. ahead of that time, it may be downright abysmal, as generally it portrays armour from the inaccurate interval; for instance, matches of evidently 16th-century armour are depicted upon pages captioned "14th Century". i wouldn't rely on this as an real resource in any respect, and merely use it as a resource of clip-art or inventive suggestion. As I stated, the photographs are beautiful, yet that is approximately it...

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