The bronze sword by Treece, Henry

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Published by Hamish Hamilton in London .

Written in English

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Statementillustrated by Mary Russon.
SeriesAntelope books
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Pagination95p.,ill.,20cm
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18806270M

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Before bronze, stone (such as flint and obsidian) was used as the primary material for edged cutting tools andhowever, is too brittle for long, thin implements such as swords. With the introduction of copper, and subsequently bronze, knives could be made longer, leading to the sword.

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The sword developed from the knife or dagger. A knife is unlike a dagger in that a knife has only one cutting surface, while a dagger has two cutting surfaces. Construction of longer blades became possible during the 3rd millennium BC in the Middle East, first in arsenic copper, then in tin-bronze.

Blades longer than 60 cm (24 in) were rare and not practical until the late Bronze. Bronze Sword (Antelope Books) by Treece, Henry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at All bronze age sword edges were hardened and sharpened at the same time, the edges were forged down to a thin, hard wafer.

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The sword is one of the most iconic weapons in history. Classified as a long-bladed weapon used for slashing and/or thrusting, it has roots dating back to BC. While swords have been manufactured using a wide variety of metals, the most common include bronze, iron and steel.

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The Late Bronze Age collapse involved a Dark Age transition period in the Near East, Asia Minor, the Aegean region, North Africa, Caucasus, Balkans and the Eastern Mediterranean from the Late Bronze Age to the Early Iron Age, a transition which historians believe was violent, sudden, and culturally palace economy of the Aegean region and Anatolia that characterised.

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Doing classics, and then moving into East Mediterranean archaeology, did nothing to diminish this need, but it did make me realise one important point: Bronze Age swords are much cooler than their mediaeval counterparts.

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The Bronze Age sword is much more of an all-roundsword with a dominant function, but to be used for both slashing and thrusting, attack and defence when needed.

Only the early rapiers are real thrusting swords, even by comparison with the early flange-hiltedsword (Fig. 3c). THE TALE OF THE SWORD –SWORDS AND SWORDFIGHTERS IN BRONZE AGE EUROPE. Jian were originally made from bronze, then steel as metal technology advanced.

There are some, perhaps ceremonial, jian which are carved from a single solid piece of jade. Traditional jian blades are usually of sanmei (three plate) construction, which involved sandwiching a core of hard steel between two plates of softer steel.

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One of the most famous sword types of the Bronze Age, and possibly one of the first swords designed, was the Sickle Sword, so named for the curved blade which gave it .Book Of The Dead. BC bronze age sword and scabbard. The Carpathian sword was given precedence to Scandinavian and other European swords because of its location and proximity to Mycenaean style rapiers in Transylvania – closer to the source of inspiration.

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