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23 May 2014 @ 03:01 — Richard's review of Aaron Miedema's newly published translation

A review of Nicoletto Gigantis The School of The Sword

It was somewhat with surprise that I received an email asking if I’d like to ... Read More

1 Dec 2013 @ 04:33 — The Feint

Giganti Lesson 7 now available

I've uploaded Lesson 7 on the feint R.

1 May 2013 @ 14:29 — The Contracavazione

Giganti Lesson 6 now available, and some site corrections

Lesson 6 of the Giganti Teaching Curriculum is now available. This lesson covers the ... Read More

Marozzo - An Interpretation

What follows is my interpretation of Achille Marozzo's Opera Nova.

This is based on the translations that are available on line, which are:

Carlo Parisi, who was responsible for the translations I found at:
http://www.hemac.org/modules.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=21 - accessed 16 Feb 2006

Craig Pitt-Pladdy, who was responsible for the translations I found at:
http://mandrittotondo.tripod.com/id4.html - accessed 12 Mar 2006
(this can also be found in an abbreviated version at
http://mandrittotondo.tripod.com/id6.html - accessed 12 Mar 2006
http://mandrittotondo.tripod.com/id7.html - accessed 12 Mar 2006
http://mandrittotondo.tripod.com/id8.html - accessed 12 Mar 2006
http://mandrittotondo.tripod.com/id9.html - accessed 12 Mar 2006
http://mandrittotondo.tripod.com/id10.html - accessed 25 Feb 2009

Mike Ray, who was responsible for the translations I found at:
http://www.hemac.org/modules.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=28 - accessed 16 Feb 2006

William Wilson, who was responsible for the translations I found at:
http://forums.swordforum.com/printthread.php?threadid=55447 - accessed 16 Feb 2006
http://www.marozzo.org/marozzo-presa.pdf - accessed 27 Feb 2007
(Note: This document supercedes http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~wew/fencing/seizures.html - 2 Mar 2006)
http://www.marozzo.org/marozzo-trans.pdf - 27 Feb 2007
(Note: This document supercedes:
http://forums.swordforum.com/printthread.php?threadid=44686 &
http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~wew/fencing/sca/marozzo-sca.pdf &

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