Guide to the Longbow

Guide to the Longbow
Author : Brian J. Sorrells
Publisher : Stackpole Books
Total Pages : 160
Release : 2014-10-15
ISBN 10 : 9780811714587
ISBN 13 : 0811714586
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Guide to the Longbow Book Description:

Advice on all aspects of selecting and shooting a longbow, including buying custom and choosing arrows. • Learn proper shooting form and tips for improving accuracy • Exercises to develop strong technique for target and stump shooting, 3D archery, and hunting • Explores the history of the longbow as well as its modern appeal

The Heritage of the Longbow

The Heritage of the Longbow
Author : Pip Bickerstaffe
Publisher :
Total Pages : 168
Release : 200?
ISBN 10 : OCLC:53082831
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Heritage of the Longbow Book Description:

The Big Book Of Longbow Essential Guide To Shoot And Hunt Using Longbow

The Big Book Of Longbow   Essential Guide To Shoot And Hunt Using Longbow
Author : Erik Kostura
Publisher :
Total Pages : 174
Release : 2020-12-29
ISBN 10 : 9798588087339
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Big Book Of Longbow Essential Guide To Shoot And Hunt Using Longbow Book Description:

The popularity of traditional archery has exploded in recent years, and this handy, readable guide serves as the perfect introduction for anyone looking to break into the longbow. In this Longbow Tips Book, you will discover: - Advice on all aspects of selecting and shooting a longbow, including buying custom and choosing arrows. - Learn proper shooting form and tips for improving accuracy - Exercises to develop strong technique for target and stump shooting, 3D archery, and hunting - Explores the history of the longbow as well as its modern appeal Let's become a more consistent and accurate archer!

Longbow Shooting And Hunting Guide Book A Easy to follow Guide Book On How To Shoot The Bow

Longbow Shooting And Hunting Guide Book  A Easy to follow Guide Book On How To Shoot The Bow
Author : Evie Vanblarcom
Publisher :
Total Pages : 174
Release : 2020-12-29
ISBN 10 : 9798588078320
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Longbow Shooting And Hunting Guide Book A Easy to follow Guide Book On How To Shoot The Bow Book Description:

The popularity of traditional archery has exploded in recent years, and this handy, readable guide serves as the perfect introduction for anyone looking to break into the longbow. In this Longbow Tips Book, you will discover: - Advice on all aspects of selecting and shooting a longbow, including buying custom and choosing arrows. - Learn proper shooting form and tips for improving accuracy - Exercises to develop strong technique for target and stump shooting, 3D archery, and hunting - Explores the history of the longbow as well as its modern appeal Let's become a more consistent and accurate archer!

Traditional Bowyer s Handbook

Traditional Bowyer s Handbook
Author : Clay C. Hayes
Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages : 168
Release : 2017-11-11
ISBN 10 : 1548762814
ISBN 13 : 9781548762810
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Traditional Bowyer s Handbook Book Description:

I can't really explain my attraction to the bow and arrow. I can't explain the pull of a camp fire either, or the ocean, or the open hills where you can see forever. It's just there. These things are in all of us I think, some vestige of our primitive past buried so deep in our genome as to be inseparable from what it is to be human. What we think of as civilization is a new experiment in the eyes of Father Time. Experts say that humans have been around for some fifty thousand years. We've been carrying the bow for maybe five thousand (atlatls and spears before that), and pushing the plow for maybe two thousand. We have been hunters forever. We are built to run, to pursue big game on the open savannas, to kill and eat them. With the dwindling of the Pleistocene mega fauna, mammoths and such, the bow became more important and indeed helped to make us who we are today. It still holds that attraction, same as the hearth. When I was a kid I would make crude bows from green plum branches, big at one end and small at the other. A discarded hay string would serve as a bowstring. My arrows were fat and unfletched and would scarcely fly more than a few yards, usually tumbling over in midair. The small creatures around our home were plenty safe. When I was about 12 or so my brother brought me two old Ben Person recurves he'd found at a yard sale. One was a short bow, probably no more than 48 inches and the other was more of a standard size. They both drew about 50 lbs if I recall. That fall happened to be a good year for cottontails around our little farm and I spent countless hours walking the fields and shooting at them as they busted from underfoot. Although I'd get several shots a day I never did hit one on the fly but I remember that fall fondly nonetheless. The pleasure of jumping rabbits and seeing the feathered shaft streaking toward them was a thrill I've never forgotten. I made my first "real" bow when I was in high school, after getting a copy of the Traditional Bowyers Bible in the mail (more on this in a moment). My first bow, a decrowned mulberry flatbow, broke within about 10 shots. The second held together quite well and is probably still around somewhere and capable of shooting an arrow, though it would probably draw about 70lbs. When I first started making bows I used the woods I had close at hand; mulberry, common persimmon, red maple, white cedar, etc. I'd probably made more than a dozen bows of various woods before I ever saw a piece of Osage. People often ask me where they can find a bow stave and, invariably, I tell them to use what they have close by. No matter where you live, you'll have something near that will make a bow. Go cut it down and get started. This book is an attempt to share some of what I've learned over my years of bow making. The Traditional Bowyers Bible series, as mentioned earlier, is still a great source of information. Why write another book on making wood bows you might ask? The simple answer is that there are so many ways of doing and explaining things. There are still unanswered questions and we'll cover many of them here. We will cover all of the most frequently asked questions, and lay out a simple plan that should guide you through the entire process, from finding a stave to stringing your bow and shooting your first arrow. Some of what you'll find here, you'll find nowhere else.

How to Shoot the Longbow

How to Shoot the Longbow
Author : Hugh D. H. Soar
Publisher : Westholme Pub Llc
Total Pages : 154
Release : 2015
ISBN 10 : 1594162131
ISBN 13 : 9781594162138
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

How to Shoot the Longbow Book Description:

"A leading expert on traditional archery offers insight into how the longbow was shot from early modern sources to contemporary recreations"--Page 4 of cover.

Beginner s Guide to Traditional Archery

Beginner s Guide to Traditional Archery
Author : Brian J. Sorrells
Publisher : Stackpole Books
Total Pages : 112
Release : 2004-07-15
ISBN 10 : 9780811742504
ISBN 13 : 0811742504
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Beginner s Guide to Traditional Archery Book Description:

Easy-to-understand instruction for traditional archery. Covers both target shooting and bowhunting. Includes the author's exclusive tiered training program for instinctive shooting with in-depth advice on selecting bows, arrows, and accessories.

Traditional Archery For Novices

Traditional Archery For Novices
Author : Dr Kathie Diamond
Publisher :
Total Pages : 68
Release : 2021-04-19
ISBN 10 : 9798730720794
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Traditional Archery For Novices Book Description:

This book contains member joins.What is conventional arrow-based weaponry?When I chose to get once again into arrow-based weaponry, I needed to return to the nuts and bolts. I settled on Traditional Archery. My unique idea was that Traditional Archery is a no-frills bow and bolt. As I explored increasingly more into the subject, I found that there significantly more to Traditional Archery than the vast majority think.So, what IS Traditional Archery? Traditional toxophilite is shooting with a bow and bolt as a game and requires a significant center and focus level. Customary toxophilites by and large don't utilize any sort of gadgets to improve their objective.There are two fundamental classifications of customary toxophilite bows. The longbow and the recurve bow. The longbow is arranged into two specific kinds of bows. You have the cutting-edge longbow and right style longbow. Different sorts of customary bows and arrows bows include: Composite BowsThis conventional bow was produced using either wood, the horn of creatures, and ligament; the projection was overlaid together. The ligament and horn bow could store more energy than the wood bow of a similar length. The composite bow's beginnings go back to Asian ranchers who utilized them for the day-by-day exercises.Archeologists have archived the historical backdrop of composite bows since the subsequent thousand years. This conventional toxophilite bow's historical background isn't all around recorded because the way of life that created them had an oral custom.American LongbowOtherwise called the American Flat bow, it was created during the 1930s. The advancement was the consequence of examination to locate the best cross-sectional shape for a bow appendage. It is now and then known as the semi-Indian bow.English LongbowThis type of customary bows and arrows has been around since about the fourteenth century. People utilized it for chasing and fighting. During the 100 years' war, it was a guarded weapon. The English had a particular bit of leeway over the French on account of the longbow. It was anything but difficult to utilize, and they could reload quicker than the French crossbow.Men in England from about age 16 to 65 possessed a longbow and rehearsed regularly. The social part of the English longbow was its utilization as a weapon for the local army. The longbow is produced using one bit of wood. Yew trees made the best longbows.As you read this book, you will get the full knowledge of it

The Official Guide to Jane s AH 64D Longbow

The Official Guide to Jane s AH 64D Longbow
Author : Origin Staff
Publisher :
Total Pages :
Release : 1997-11-12
ISBN 10 : 0929373340
ISBN 13 : 9780929373348
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Official Guide to Jane s AH 64D Longbow Book Description: