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Naval swords and firearms

W. E. May

Naval swords and firearms

by W. E. May

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Published by H.M.S.O in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementW.E. May and A.N. Kennard.
ContributionsKennard, Arthur Morris.
The Physical Object
Pagination22p.,ill.,21cm
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16566882M

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with drawn sword £ This comprehensive and colourful book presents Austro-Hungarian side arms from to in over illustrations and photographs. This is the book that started it all. Commander , RN, produced the first meaningful survey of naval swords, cutlasses, dirks and small firearms of the Royal Navy from the time of the fighting sail. A small format soft-bound book is packed with photos of dozens of British naval edged weapons and firearms.

French Patterns of Swords used by the U.S. Navy and Army, Britsh 3rd Model Brown Bess Musket. British Baker Rifle. British Sea Service Musket. British New Land Cavalry Pistol. British Infantry Officer's Sword. British Sergeant and Drummer's Swords. Two large volumes. Each " x 12". Extending the work begun by the late Captain H.T.A. Bosanquet in his book The Naval Officer's Sword (HMSO, , now out of print), this new study is based on the sword collection, which includes dirks and cutlasses, in the National Maritime Museum at Greenwich.


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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: May, William Edward. Naval swords and firearms. London, H.M. Stationery Off., (OCoLC) Naval Swords And Firearms. Condition is Used. Shipped with USPS First Class Package.

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The Naval Academy in Annapolis [Maryland] has an excellent collection of naval swords. Though the clash of the cutlass has faded with the roar of the broadside, the cutlass style of combat still is used in competitive saber-fencing, in which fencers score with cuts and thrusts as on the decks of brig and frigate.

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"From the respected author who brought us Civil War Pistols of the Union, Carbines of the U.S. Cavalry and several other fine works covering this era comes a fascinating work covering Civil War Small Arms of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps, while heightening our understanding that Naval small arms saw considerable action in this conflict.5/5(1).

Ever since a caveman threw a sharp rock and another raised a shield to stop it, arms and armour have been at the heart of warfare and conflict.

The Naval and Military Press publishes a range of titles covering the whole story of weaponry both offensive and defensive from medieval swords, spears, shields and body armour to modern tanks, guns and ammo.

Whatever your interest in. The particular needs of naval close-quarter combat produced distinctive versions of axes, pikes and cutlasses (not to mention the great variety of officers' fighting, presentation and dress swords) and this book surveys in full detail the whole gamut of such weapons as used in the Royal Navy and the new naval service of the United States/5(2).

Before he co-wrote Swords for Sea Service Commander May wrote a smaller book on the naval weapons in All the swords and dirks in this smaller book also appear in the larger Swords for Sea Service title. Also included is an original signed letter from the author to another Naval Officer and author, one Commander Stapleton.

Price for booklet and letter £10. Early modern warfare is associated with the start of the widespread use of gunpowder and the development of suitable weapons to use the explosive, including artillery and firearms; for this reason the era is also referred to as the age of gunpowder warfare (a concept introduced by Michael Roberts in the s).

This entire period is contained within the Age of Sail, which. Naval swords: British and American naval edged weapons,(Arms and Armour Press. Illustrated monographs) Small arms of the sea services;: A history of the firearms and edged weapons of the U.S.

Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard from the Revolution to the present: U.S. Naval Officers; Their Swords and Dirks. Some of our Products. A Glossary of the Construction Decoration and Use of Arms and Armour £ ; Rail Gun £ ; Naval Swords and Firearms £ ; MG34 Ammunition Box £ ; German Infantry Carts, Army Field Wagons, Army Sleds £ ; Thompson Submachine Guns £ ; Savage Arms Company, Utica, New York, U.S.A.

Manufacturer of. U.S. Naval Officers: Their Swords and Dirks by Peter Tuite For centuries, the symbol of bravery and service for U.S. naval officers has been the sword. This book not only shows you the swords and dirks that are our nation’s naval heritage, but recounts the timeless deeds of honor that are forever tied to them.

Details: pages 11" x " + color photos Hardcover with dustjacket. SWD CAD US. Royal Navy Officer's Sword. Used by the Royal Navy, Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Australian Navy and a whole host of other Commonwealth navies today, this excellent quality, gold-plated naval sword (including scabbard) is now available at an affordable price.

First introduced inthis sword even found its way into the hands of the. From that date untilwhatever novelists and the cinema say, they were instructed to wear swords. Bibliography. Annis, P.G.W., Naval Swords, British and American Naval Edged Weapons, (London: Arms and Armour Press, ).

Bosanquet, T.A., Captain RN, The Naval Officer’s Sword(London: Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, ). Naval swords: British and American naval edged weapons,(Arms and Armour Press.

Illustrated monographs) Small arms of the sea services;: A history of the firearms and edged weapons of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard from the Revolution to the present. Naval swords and Swordsmanship Published on This new publication is intended to bring together a mass of research dealing with all aspects of British naval swords.

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brophy - the krag rifle with fire and sword. Swords are commonly worn as a ceremonial item by officers in many military and naval services throughout the world. Occasions to wear swords include any event in dress uniforms where the rank-and-file carry arms: parades, reviews, courts-martial, tattoos, and changes of command.

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pattern eagle head Naval Officer’s Sword in use from to The sword is 31 inches overall with a 26 inch blade and it is about 7/8 inch’s wide. The blade is etched with both floral designs and a fouled anchor on one side and crossed arrows on the other.