Kendo Culture of The Sword

Kendo: Culture of the Sword  

Posted by ksveta6 at Feb. 3, 2016
Kendo: Culture of the Sword

Kendo: Culture of the Sword by Alexander C. Bennett
2015 | ISBN: 0520284372 | English | 328 pages | PDF | 79 MB

Kendo: Culture of the Sword  

Posted by AlenMiler at July 3, 2015
Kendo: Culture of the Sword

Kendo: Culture of the Sword by Alexander Bennett
English | 28 Aug. 2015 | ISBN: 0520284372 | 356 Pages | True AZW3 (Kindle)/(EPUB/PDF conv) | 11.53 MB

Kendo is the first in-depth historical, cultural, and political account in English of the Japanese martial art of swordsmanship, from its beginnings in military training and arcane medieval schools to its widespread practice as a global sport today.
Tools of Literacy: The Role of Skaldic Verse on Icelandic Textual Culture of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries

Tools of Literacy: The Role of Skaldic Verse on Icelandic Textual Culture of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries by Gudrun Nordal
English | 1 Oct. 2000 | ISBN: 0802047890 | 432 Pages | PDF | 22 MB

Tools of Literacy is a thorough and ground-breaking examination of thirteenth-century skaldic verse or dr ttkv tt, the literary production of Iceland in the thirteenth century, and of the textual culture which nurtured the poets. Nordal demonstrates the connection between thirteenth-century skaldic verse and the formal study of grammatica in schools, and establishes that skaldic verse was treated much like a Nordic equivalent of classic texts.

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 22, 2016
A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West [Repost]

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West by Nicolas S. Witschi
English | May 6, 2011 | ISBN: 1405187336 | 569 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West presents a series of essays that explore the historic and contemporary cultural expressions rooted in America's western states.

Shadow of the Sword [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 5, 2016
Shadow of the Sword [Repost]

Shadow of the Sword: A Marine's Journey of War, Heroism, and Redemption by Jeremiah Workman
English | Sep. 15, 2009 | ISBN: 034551212X | 272 Pages | MOBI | 2 MB

Awarded the Navy Cross for gallantry under fire, Staff Sergeant Jeremiah Workman is one of the Marine Corps’ best-known contemporary combat veterans.
The Book of the Sword: A History of Daggers, Sabers, and Scimitars from Ancient Times to the Modern Day

Richard Francis Burton, "The Book of the Sword: A History of Daggers, Sabers, and Scimitars from Ancient Times to the Modern Day"
ISBN: 162636401X | 2014 | EPUB | 336 pages | 34 MB

Memories Of The Sword (2015)  

Posted by TinyBear at Dec. 27, 2015
Memories Of The Sword (2015)

Hyeomnyeo: Kar-ui gi-eok – Memories Of The Sword (2015)
BRRip 480p - TinyBearDs | MKV | 848 x 356 | x264 600kbps 23.976fps | HE-AACv2 64kbps 2CH
Language: Korean | Subtitle: English Included | 2h 0mn | 572.31MB | 3% Recovery
Genre: Action | Drama | History

While the Goryo Dynasty in the medieval Korea, three warriors named Deok-ki, Poong-chun and Seol-rang have led a riot against the king and his foreign allies from Kitan, China. But Deok-ki betrays them, which results in the death of Poong-chun. But Seol-rang is able to escape with Seol-hee, Poong-chun's little daughter, and her sword. 18 years later, Seol-rang got blind but she raised and taught Seol-hee very well. Both feel that the time for revenge is right, but Deok-ki is now one of the most powerful men in the country. All of them know, that spilling blood is the only way of redemption.
The Secret History of the Sword: Adventures in Ancient Martial Arts (repost)

The Secret History of the Sword: Adventures in Ancient Martial Arts by J Christopher Amberger
English | ISBN: 1892515040 | edition 1999 | PDF | 281 pages | 33,8 mb
Compendium of Modern Firearms (Edge of the Sword Vol. 1) (Repost)

Kevin Dockery - Compendium of Modern Firearms
R. Talsorian Games | 1990 | ISBN: 0937279234 | English | 226 pages | PDF | 52.5 MB
Edge of the Sword Vol. 1
Donald J. LaRocca, "The Academy of the Sword: Illustrated Fencing Books 1500–1800" (repost)

Donald J. LaRocca, "The Academy of the Sword: Illustrated Fencing Books 1500–1800"
Publisher: Met. Museum of Art | 1998 | ISBN: 0870998943 | English | PDF | 38 pages | 4.6 Mb

The Academy of the Sword centers on an assemblage of rare illustrated books devoted to the subject of fencing and dueling, drawn (with one exception) from the library of the Arms and Armor Department of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. …