The Resource Weapon : a visual history of arms and armour, consultants, Richard Holmes, Roger Ford, R.G. Grant, Adrian Gilbert, Philip Parker

Weapon : a visual history of arms and armour, consultants, Richard Holmes, Roger Ford, R.G. Grant, Adrian Gilbert, Philip Parker

Label
Weapon : a visual history of arms and armour
Title
Weapon
Title remainder
a visual history of arms and armour
Statement of responsibility
consultants, Richard Holmes, Roger Ford, R.G. Grant, Adrian Gilbert, Philip Parker
Title variation
Visual history of arms and armour
Creator
Contributor
Consultant
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With a spectacular illustrated journey through 4,000 years of weaponry, Weapon: A Visual History of Arms and Armour is the most comprehensive visual reference charting the history of arms and armour worldwide. Follow the evolution of weaponry from stone maces to machine-guns, and discover the brutal history of the warriors who wielded them. Drawing extensively on the treasures of the Royal Armouries Museum, this fully updated guide uniquely details the date, weight, size, and country of origin of these arms. Weapon showcases the function and history of key arms from across the world with fascinating photography, taking you on a journey to discover a wealth of weaponry from crossbows to samurai swords. Delve into the brutal side of history and travel through 4,000 years of mighty weaponry
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Richard
Dewey number
623.4409
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U800
LC item number
.W37 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, Roger
  • Grant, R. G.
  • Gilbert, Adrian
  • Parker, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military weapons
  • Weapons
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
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Label
Weapon : a visual history of arms and armour, consultants, Richard Holmes, Roger Ford, R.G. Grant, Adrian Gilbert, Philip Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The ancient world (3000 BCE-1000 CE) -- The Middle Ages (1000-1500) -- The early modern world (1500-1775) -- The revolutionary world (1775-1900) -- The modern world (1900-2006)
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9781465450968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)944027730
  • 641836
  • (OCoLC)ocn944027730
  • 641836
Label
Weapon : a visual history of arms and armour, consultants, Richard Holmes, Roger Ford, R.G. Grant, Adrian Gilbert, Philip Parker
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The ancient world (3000 BCE-1000 CE) -- The Middle Ages (1000-1500) -- The early modern world (1500-1775) -- The revolutionary world (1775-1900) -- The modern world (1900-2006)
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9781465450968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)944027730
  • 641836
  • (OCoLC)ocn944027730
  • 641836

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