SAVE WHEN YOU BUY BOTH OF JOHN CLEMENTS' CLASSIC SWORD BOOKS AS A SET.
is the most thorough work ever published about historical swordsmanship by one of the foremost scholars of Western martial arts, John Clements. It is both a general reference and an instructional guide for advanced and beginning sword enthusiasts, students of military history and martial artists. Includes rare historical info and 100 original drawings.
is a comprehensive and historically accurate view of the lost fighting arts of medieval knights, warriors and men-at-arms. Based on years of extensive training and research in the use of European swords by John Clements, it contains highly effective fighting techniques for the sword, sword and shield, long-sword, great-sword, pole-arm and more.
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John Clements has practiced cut-and-thrust swordsmanship for almost 20 years and trains regularly in long-sword, sword and shield, sword and buckler, sword and dagger, medieval spear, and rapier and dagger methods. He lectures on historical weaponry and is an ardent promoter of contact-weapon sparring with historical replica swords.