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Swordsmen

the martial ethos in the three kingdoms

by Roger B. Manning

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Aristocracy (Social class) -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Military art and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Swordplay -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Chivalry -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • British -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Swordsmen -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 1603-1714.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-264) and index.

      StatementRoger B. Manning.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA66 .M36 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 272 p. ;
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3692565M
      ISBN 100199261210
      LC Control Number2003065258

      Directed by Joseph H. Lewis. With Larry Parks, Ellen Drew, George Macready, Edgar Buchanan. Young lovers brings two fighting clans together. The Swordsman, also known as Swordsman, is a Hong Kong wuxia film. King Hu was credited as the director but allegedly left the project midway, and the film was completed by a team led by producer Tsui Hark. The film is adapted from Louis Cha's novel The .

      New York, Lancer Books [©] Edition/Format: Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Science fiction, American. Science fiction, English. More like this: Similar Items. Swords and Swordsmen – Book Review By Frederick J. Chiaventone. Swords and Swordsmen. Mike Loades. Pen & Sword Books, January ; pages with illustrations and glossary of terms. Hardcover. $ “There is something profoundly and intrinsically poetic about the use of the sword .”.

      Swordsman of the Rift Series, Book 1. By: So, yeah, this book is about a dude who likes to forge things and is surrounded by hot demigoddesses. Do the math. 1 out of 5 stars; stupid as shit By Anonymous User on Demon Hunting ; Immortal Ninja Academy, Book 1. A swordsman is someone practices martial art, or any from of combat involving a sword. Samurai, fencers, and knights are all types of swordsman. The greatest swordsmen are the ones who are so skilled that their names are known even today, by people interested in swordsmanship, but also in movies, and tv shows.


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