The Bow Builder's Book: European Bow Building From The Stone Age To Today by Flemming AlruneThe Bow Builder's Book: European Bow Building From The Stone Age To Today by Flemming Alrune

The Bow Builder's Book: European Bow Building From The Stone Age To Today

byFlemming Alrune

Hardcover | October 18, 2012

Pricing and Purchase Info

$47.01 online 
$51.99 list price save 9%
Earn 235 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

HURRY! ONLY 2 LEFT!
Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores

about

Experienced bow builders and practical archaeologists describe the history, evolution, and construction of European style longbows in the revised second edition of this engaging book. For the beginner, clear, uncomplicated instructions are offered, including updated descriptions of construction techniques, tools, materials, and shooting styles. For more advanced bowyers there are tips on choosing wood and adhesive, and explanations of the evolution/adaptation of bow design, including precise dimensions for replicating special historic bow types, from Stone Age bows to modern laminated longbows. This book also offers comprehensive instructions on how to properly test your newly built longbow and construct arrows. This guide is ideal for the bow hunter, bowyer, and marksman looking for a new challenge.
The authors are bow builders and practical archaeologists with many years of experience perfecting bow building and researching the history of the bowyer.
Loading
Title:The Bow Builder's Book: European Bow Building From The Stone Age To TodayFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:226 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 1 inShipping dimensions:11 × 8.5 × 1 inPublished:October 18, 2012Publisher:Schiffer Publishing, LimitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0764341537

ISBN - 13:9780764341533

Reviews