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It was cool, some out dated references to technology and categorization, bit otherwise very informative with the majority of the book being pictures of various swords and daggers Swords and Daggers An Illustrated Handbook 2004 ( Kindle ) ♌ Swords and Daggers: An Illustrated Handbook ♶ This attractively illustrated handbook on European cut and thrust weapons will appeal to steady customers of Dover books on military weapons and armor The carefully researched, crisply written text traces the origin and development of swords and daggers from ancient times to the twentieth century, considering their importance as tools of battle and their dress and ceremonial significance Captioned illustrations for nearlyweapons depict bronze swords made almost , years ago, arms of the medieval period, and bladed weapons used by fighting men of the twentieth century Notes on collecting and classifying swords and daggers are also included