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By Guy Windsor

This booklet builds at the origin laid in The Medieval Longsword, and teaches you ways to coach Fiore dei Liberi’s artwork of hands, as proven in his 1410 manuscript ll Fior di Battaglia. popular swordsman and writer man Windsor explains 3 of the longsword varieties which are used each day in the varsity of ecu Swordsmanship:
• The slicing Drill
• The Farfalla di Ferro
• THe Longsword Syllabus Form.
Each shape is defined step-by-step and alertness via software, with plentiful images and photographs from Fiore’s manuscript. man takes you thru each one step first as a couple drill, then as a part of the shape, then as a place to begin for extra education, or for additional study into Il Fior di Battaglia.
Within those pages you will discover in-depth directions and research, dozens of counsel for the way to enhance your talents, and adequate fabric for years of study.
Guy Windsor has been education martial arts for 30 years, and instructing professionally on the grounds that he based the college of ecu Swordsmanship in 2001. the college has branches and examine teams around the world. Guy’s different books contain The Swordsman’s spouse, The Duellist’s spouse, Veni Vadi Vici, getting to know the artwork of hands quantity 1: The Medieval Dagger, and gaining knowledge of the artwork of palms quantity 2: The Medieval Longsword.
You can locate him on-line at, and on fb and Twitter.

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