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British battles

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This text brings the past to life with photographs of battles in British history, re-enacted by "English Heritage" and "Historic Scotland".

The written commentary describes what it was probably like to fight with sword, spear or musket from Hastings to Flodden, Naseby to Culloden. Historical eye witness accounts are complemented by the experience of modern re-enactors, investigating the past.

Questions examined are: how far a soldier could march in medieval armour; what it was like to be a female camp follower in the army of Charles I, and how to aim a long bow to bring down a charging knight.

Book is in very good condition consistent with age with minor creasing to the dustcover.

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Author(s):
Ken Guest,‎ Denise Guest,‎ Ian Drury
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0004709683
ISBN-13:
9780004709680
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Title:
British Battles: The Front Lines of History in Colour Photographs

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This text brings the past to life with photographs of battles in British history, re-enacted by "English Heritage" and "Historic Scotland".

The written commentary describes what it was probably like to fight with sword, spear or musket from Hastings to Flodden, Naseby to Culloden. Historical eye witness accounts are complemented by the experience of modern re-enactors, investigating the past.

Questions examined are: how far a soldier could march in medieval armour; what it was like to be a female camp follower in the army of Charles I, and how to aim a long bow to bring down a charging knight.

Book is in very good condition consistent with age with minor creasing to the dustcover.

Author(s):
Ken Guest,‎ Denise Guest,‎ Ian Drury
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0004709683
ISBN-13:
9780004709680
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Title:
British Battles: The Front Lines of History in Colour Photographs

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