WAR BOWS: LONGBOW, CROSSBOW, COMPOSITE BOW AND JAPANESE YUMI
312pp., 4to, colour illus.throughout. 2019. Historical weapons expert Mike Loades reveals the full history of these four iconic weapons that changed the nature of warfare. Complete with modern ballistics testing, action recreations of what it is like to fire each bow and a critical analysis of the technology and tactics associated with each bow, this book is a must-have for anyone interested in ancient arms.