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Traditional Archer's Handbook: A Practical Guide by H. Greenland
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For the increasing number of archers (or would-be archers) who have a wish to return to the roots of their sport beyond just shooting this little handbook is an excellent introduction . Hillary Greenland takes us through the choices that need to be taken as regards to bow, it's tuning, arrow and string. The main variations found in each are described although regrettably no mention is made of the Mongolian or Japanese bows. The book is worth buying for the chapter on arrows alone. Handling gives mostly basic but sound advice useful not only for the newcommer but also for the experienced archer comming from a diffrent discipline. Under each topic the advantages and disadvantages of the… Read more