Category Archives: Broadsword

Practice Notes for July 7, 2015

Open Session – Broadsword Some of us were looking at “Anti-Pugilism or the Science of Defence Exemplified in Short and Easy Lessons for the practice of the Broad Sword and Single Stick”. This book is available in the codex “Highland … Continue reading

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Principals for the Instruction of the Broadsword, 1869

This text was written by A. J. Corbesier, sword-master of the U.S. Naval Academy, and published in 1869 by the authority of Vice Admiral Porter. While titled “broadsword”, the text refers to the weapon as a saber. Terminology Like many … Continue reading

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