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Russians engraved blades Russians engraved blades
The author, Alexander Kulinsky, is an Honourary Figure of Russian culture, the chief curator ofMilitary Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineers and Signal Corps (Saint-Petersburg). He deals with the studies of arme blance and firearms. He is the author of such book as Arme Blanche of the Russian Army and civil servants, 1800-1917, Russian Arme Blanche, World Bayonets and others. Coats of arms, monograms,various arms engravings have always been a matter of interest for museum curators, ar...
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Kodzuka. A little companion of japanese sword Kodzuka. A little companion of japanese sword
Eugeny Borisovitch Scralivetzky, the author of this volume, is a collector and an expert in Japanese sword mounts. The reader has an unique chanse (at first time in russian literature) to get acquainted with kodzuka and kogai, 2 accessorial instruments included in  Japanese edged weapon's rim complex. The first part of the books contains information about  history and methods of making kodzuka and kogai. The second part of the book contains catalogue of kodzuka and kogai from p...
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DUELS. LOVE AND HONOUR; DUELS. ARMS, MASTERS, FACTS ( Set of Two Books) DUELS. LOVE AND HONOUR; DUELS. ARMS, MASTERS, FACTS ( Set of Two Books)
Book 1 - DUELS. LOVE AND HONOURThe author, Elena Shelkovnikova, PhD (Juridical Science), a Professor at the Chair of international and constitutional law at the Faculty of Law and Economics of the Moscow State Linguistic University, an organisational committee chairman of military antiques exhibitions: Arkhaika, Traditsii. The book describes in great detail the legendary duels of Voltaire, Mirabeau, Byron, Proudhon, Lassalle, Hamilton, Herzen, Pushkin, Lermontov, Trubetsky, Stolipin, Nabokov...
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JAPANESE CASTLES JAPANESE CASTLES
The author, Konstantin Nosov, PhD, an expert in the history of Antiquity and the Middle Ages. This book deals with the history and design of Japanese castles, as well as with the development of siegecraft in Japan. The monograph is a result of authors long-standing research on fortification of the Far East. The book is supplied with numerous authors photographs and drawings; besides, it contains a unique guide across all Japanese castles.
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Captain Cook in the Ocean of Numismatics Captain Cook in the Ocean of Numismatics
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The third book in the series "Great Seafarers in the Ocean of Numismatics" is dedicated to the famous navigator James Cook as well as other researchers of Oceania and Australia, from Magellan to Dumont dUrville. Many countries have issued numerous coins depicting various episodes of their lifes and sea expeditions in which they took part. The book helps to learn about the people, ships and historic moments depicted on these coins. The book contains Appendices with information about the ships on...
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Artist and blade. Author Artist and blade. Author
Artist and blade. Author's art cold steel weaponRussian art side arms
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The history of the russian steel helmet The history of the russian steel helmet
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A unique book is presented to your attention THE HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN STEEL HELMET 1916-1945. The book was published in December 2016. This unique edition represents an encyclopedia of Russia steel helmet of the first half of the 20-th century. The book tells the history of evolution of that kind of the defense equipment in the period from 1916 till 1945.   Based on the archive documents different kinds of steel helmets are described in chronological order including ...
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Netsuke.The miniature sculpture of Japan from private collections Netsuke.The miniature sculpture of Japan from private collections
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Summary.   The art of miniature sculptures, or netsuke, is a unique phenomenon in the cultural history of Japan, which emerged and became widespread in the Edo period (1603-1868). From purely utilitarian objects which served to attach the small necessities to a belt, netsuke evolved into real works of art which adorned the dress of the Samurai and wealthy citizens in the 18th century and conquered the hearts of European collectors in the second half of the 19th century.  ...
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Armoury Chamber of the Russian Tsars Armoury Chamber of the Russian Tsars
Armoury Chamber of the Russian TsarsCompiled by A.K.Levykin, I.A.Komarov, et alSerie : One hundred items from the collection of the russian emperorsThis publication introduces the reader to the history of the Moscow Kremlin Arsenal with its collection of weaponry belonging to Russian Tzars during the 13th-17th centuries. Photographed had been both the best-known masterpieces of firearms and edged weapons displayed in the museum and those kept in reserve storage. An elaborate catalog is...
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Oriental  Arms and Armour in the Hermitage Collection - Russian version Oriental Arms and Armour in the Hermitage Collection - Russian version
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The book is devoted to the Hermitage collection of Oriental arms and armour which traces many centuries of arms production history in different regions of the East - Turkey, Iran, India, Central and Southeast Asia, the Caucasus and the Far East. A significant part of the museum collection was formed in the first half of the 19th century and was based on the personal collection of Emperor Nicholas I. The collection continued to grow as a result of gifts from foreign rulers and diplomats, senior m...
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