Wednesday, April 24, 2013

An Excellent Series...

I remember this wonderful series from my childhood. It was, in fact, one of the very first things that kindled a love of history in me (and, in particular, that of Western Civilization). Now, it is certainly not without its faults. Indeed, many sorry and rather tired tropes are encountered here. That said, the host is charismatic, fluid, and engaging. The lover of history will find much to appreciate here. I thought I'd share them.



Monday, April 15, 2013

Brilliant Interpretation

Here is further proof that this man, Anders Linnard of Göteborgs Historiska Fäktskola, is one of the most intelligent and charismatic technical interpreters of Kunst des Fechtens today: