Weapons of war : tales of ancient & Medieval warfare : from axes to war hammers, weapons from the age of hand-to-hand fighting /

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by Matthews, Rupert.
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Published by : Carlton Books, (London :) Physical details: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 x 31 cm. Subject(s): Weapons | Weapons, Ancient | Military weapons | Military art and science | Military art and science | Military art and science | Military history Year : 2010 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Stonepark Intermediate School 355 MAT Available

Describes the development of weapons from prehistoric clubs to the first firearms, including spears, javelins, swords, maces, axes, polearms, bows, and siege engines; explains how they worked; and details their effects in battle and on history.

Not suitable for children under 36 months due to small parts. Recommended for children age 7 and up.