Boarders Away: With Steel-Edged Weapons and Polearms

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An all-encompassing study of naval armament under fighting sail. This first volume covers axes, pikes and fighting blades in use between 1626 and 1826 - tracing their development in the navies of England and Northern Europe through that of the United States. Heavily illustrated with art and photography including an 8-page color section.

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The amount of scholarship devoted to these important weapons has been insufficient until Gilkerson filled the gap! --Model Ship Builder, September/October, 1992

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Book Description Andrew Mowbray Publishers, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. The Edged Weapons And Polearms Of The Classical Age Of Fighting Sail, 1626-1826 -- Tracing Their Development In The Navies Of England And Northern Europe Through That Of The United States. Boarders Away provides the naval enthusiast a comprehensive picture of the tools and techniques used by the sailors and marines of yesteryear when they clashed in anger on the open seas. Included are boarding axes, boarding pikes, cutlasses, officers' fighting swords and dirks, etc. Language: eng. Seller Inventory # 5735

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