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Militaria, arms & armour books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Militaria, arms & armour category. Presented with a red border are the Militaria, arms & armour books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Jambiya Daggers from the Ancient Souks of Yemen by Stephen Gracie Jambiya Daggers from the Ancient Souks of Yemen


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

The Pattern-Welded Blade Artistry in Iron by Jim Hrisoulas The Pattern-Welded Blade Artistry in Iron


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/12/2017

The Complete Bladesmith Forging Your Way to Perfection by Jim Hrisoulas The Complete Bladesmith Forging Your Way to Perfection


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/12/2017

The Master Bladesmith Advanced Studies in Steel by Jim Hrisoulas The Master Bladesmith Advanced Studies in Steel


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/12/2017

The Cartridge Collection by Ken J Rutterford The Cartridge Collection


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/12/2017

East Meets West Diplomatic Gifts of Arms and Armour Between Europe and Asia by Thom Richardson East Meets West Diplomatic Gifts of Arms and Armour Between Europe and Asia

The papers presented in this volume represent the latest research on a wide variety of arms and armour given as diplomatic gifts between Asia and Europe, or within Europe, between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries. The research originated at a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Pistolenmesser by Wolfgang Peter-Michel Pistolenmesser


Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2017

Dangerous Arts by Karen Watts Dangerous Arts

Dangerous Arts portrays a world that combines art with conflict, death with beauty. Replete with gorgeous photography, it showcases works of art that adorned the great palaces of the world. These are objects made to kill but also to impress:...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2017

Coming Soon

The Japanese Sword by Kanzau Sato The Japanese Sword

One of the foremost experts on the Japanese sword describes their history and appreciations in this book, with photographs and illustrations.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/02/2018

Facts And Fundamentals Of Japanese Swords: A Collector's Guide by Nobuo Nakahara Facts And Fundamentals Of Japanese Swords: A Collector's Guide

Aims to enable the reader to accurately judge the quality and pedigree of any sword. This book is illustrated with 160 b/w photos and 140 drawings elucidating details from nakago (tang) controlled rusting and inscriptions to the shape, dimensions, style,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/02/2018

Guns of the NRA National Sporting Arms Museum by Jim Supica Guns of the NRA National Sporting Arms Museum


Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018

Other books in this genre

The Japanese Sword by Kazuhiko Inada The Japanese Sword

Since ancient times, the Japanese sword has proven to be an exemplary weapon in many battles. Although for many years the emphasis on the sword was as a cutting weapon, from 1876 (Meiji 9), when the Haito-rei law was decreed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Internal Ballistics by James Atkinson Longbridge Internal Ballistics


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Knives 2018 The World's Greatest Knife Book by Joe Kertzman Knives 2018 The World's Greatest Knife Book

Discover stunning custom knives! Throughout history, knives of untold numbers of styles, materials and designs have been carried as tools, weapons and adornments--and each knife has a distinct attraction all its own.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2017

The 3rd Reich's Two Most Desirable & Collectable Tableware by James a Yannes The 3rd Reich's Two Most Desirable & Collectable Tableware


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Gun Digest 2018 by Jerry Lee Gun Digest 2018


Format: Paperback - Released: 12/08/2017

Samurai Swords - A Collector's Guide A Comprehensive Introduction to History, Collecting and Preservation - of the Japanese Sword by Clive Sinclaire Samurai Swords - A Collector's Guide A Comprehensive Introduction to History, Collecting and Preservation - of the Japanese Sword

Japanese swords, particularly those wielded by famous samurai warriors, hold a continuing fascination for collectors of fine arts and historical military weapons
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Japanese Swords by Anon. Japanese Swords

First published in 1913, this book contains a fascinating treatise on Japanese swords, in particular the 'katana', 'wakizashi', and 'tachi'. It includes interesting historical information, detailed descriptions, a discussion of notable sword smiths and warriors, details on manufacture, and much...
Format: eBook - Released: 18/07/2017

Contractor Gear A Collectors' Guide to Weapons, Private-Purchase and Service-Issue Clothing and Equipment as used by Civilian Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan by Zammis Schein Contractor Gear A Collectors' Guide to Weapons, Private-Purchase and Service-Issue Clothing and Equipment as used by Civilian Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan

This book is a comprehensive collectors guide to Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), and Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) civilian contractors private-purchase and service-issue clothing, equipment, and weapons as they were worn and used in the field between 2002 and 2014. A...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/05/2017

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