Military engineering

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Ortisi, Salvatore

Militärische Ausrüstung und Pferdegeschirr aus den Vesuvstädten

22.0 x 29.0 cm, 280 p., paperback / softback
39,90 €

The following work serves as a thorough, typological investigation of the military equipment and horse harnesses found in the Vesuvian cities of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Stabiae....

Series: Palilia Volume: 29
Sievers, Susanne

Die Waffen aus dem Oppidum von Manching

22.5 x 31.0 cm, 182 p., cloth
68,00 €

The approximately 800 weapons fragments from the oppidum of Manching, which covers over 300 years of settlement history, found their way into the ground for many different...

Series: Die Ausgrabungen in Manching Volume: 17
Leng, Rainer

Franz Helm und sein »Buch von den probierten Künsten«

Ein handschriftlich verbreitetes Büchsenmeisterbuch in der Zeit des frühen Buchdrucks

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 346 p., cloth
59,00 €

The „Book of proven arts“ was written in 1535 by the gunmaster Franz Helm as a detailed and comprehensive introduction to the art of artillery. The lengthy working procedures deal...

Editor: Leng, Rainer

Anleitung Schießpulver zu bereiten, Büchsen zu beladen und zu beschießen

Eine kriegstechnische Bilderhandschrift im cgm 600 der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek München

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 154 p., cloth
68,00 €

The "Anleitung Schießpulver zu bereiten, Büchsen zu beladen und zu beschießen" contains an illustrated manuscript of a gunmaster from the beginning of the 15th century. Some...

Prager, David

Philo of Byzantium. Pneumatica

The first Treatise on Experimental Phyics: Western Vesion and Eastern Version. Facsimile and Transcript of the Latin Manuscript, Codex Latinus Monacensis 534, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 300 p., cloth
98,00 €

Philo, from the Greek colony of Byzantium, was active in Alexandria and Rhodos about 200 BC. He is famous as one of the earliest teachers of military engineering, and is known to...

Hall, Bert S.

The technological illustration of the so-called “Anonymous of the Hussite Wars”

Codex Latinus Monacensis 197,1

22.0 x 32.0 cm, 316 p., cloth
230,00 €

The „Manuscript of the Hussite Wars’ Engineer“ is frequently cited, but never studied in full. It is a compendium of drawings ans descriptions concerning military devices,...