Knecht, Heidi (ed.)
Title Projectile Technology
Book Condition Very Good
Seller ID 000313
i-xviii; 408 pages. The book focuses on the addressing the questions concerning the design, manufacture, and use of projectile weapons, as well as the environmental and cultural influences on weapon selection and projectile design. It discusses the Paleolithic, Mesolithic and New World bows and arrows. It is a world ranging look at archaeological, ethnological and experimental bows, arrows and points. The book is illustrated with diagrams, photos, tables, charts and maps.
Bows, arrows, lithics, Philippines, Africa, Paleolithic, Mesolithic, South America, experimental archaeology, Mongol bows