EUROPEAN EDGED WEAPONS
SWORD, SABERS, DAGGERS, KNIVES.

by Alexander Kulinsky. PUBLISHING HOUSE "ATLANT". St.Petersburg. 2003. 549 pages.
Text in Russian and English.

The encyclopedia is based on the collection of Military Historical Museum of Artillery, Sapper and Signal Troops.
Over two hundred examples of swords, broadswords, foils, sabers, shashkas, knives, and daggers presentation and decorations weapons worn by court and governmental officials, some
experimental pieces, and over one hundred samples of swords from Russia, Germany, Austria, Hungaria, Albania, Latvia. The book deals with the period narrowed down to approximately from the mid 17th through the end of the 20th century.
The encyclopedia is illustrated with various examples of art demonstrating weapons used in battle. Hard cover, 10"8"

 

A.A.CATOIRE DE BIONCOURT'S weapons collection"-ONE HUNDRED SUBJECTS FROM COLLECTION OF THE STATE HISTORICAL MUSEUM. The first book about most famous collection of cold steel and firearms from PRIVATE collection of Alexander de Bioncourt. Russian and English language. 250 pages. Excellent quality. 
Persian and Indo-Persian Arms and Armour. From Polish collection in Malbork. Malbork Castle Museum has mounted an exhibition entitled Persian and Indo-Persian Arms and Armour of 16th-19th Century. Two languages-Polish and some English. 400 pages. Hundreds of photographs. Hard cover. Size 12"8 1/2"
Janissary, (New Soldier, or Troop), member of an elite corps in the standing army of the Ottoman Empire from the late 14th century to 1826. Highly respected for their military prowess in the 15th and 16th centuries.                 The new book by G. Vedensky. Fully describe history, uniforms, insignia and weapons. Russian language with English introduction, summary and translation of pictures. 170 pages. Size 10"8"
"TURKISH ARMS".                           By E.G.Astvatsaturjan.  This book is the first monographic publication on the history of Turkish cold weapons: swords, daggers, small-swords, broadswords. This book offers the full scientific treatment and classification of hallmarks of famous Turkish artisans from XIX-XX centuries.  Fully illustrated in color, and white and black. Russian language.  HARD COVER. Size 10"8"
"History of the  Russian-Japanese war 1905". Yearly subscription of the magazine. 23 magazines. About 500 pages. Hundreds pictures and real photographs. 
"ARMORY CHAMBER of the RUSSIAN TSARS"- ONE HUNDRED SUBJECTS FROM COLLECTION OF RUSSIAN EMPERORS. The first book about most famous collection of cold steel and firearms from both on display, and in storage rooms. Russian and English language. 400 pages. Excellent quality. 
By Alexander Kulinsky. Language -Russian. Two books. A.Kulynsky is the Senior Academic the Artillery Museum, Honored Cultural Worker. Those two books are monographic publication on the history of BAYONETS from the time it came about to the end of 20th century. Books covered more then 1000 bayonets from the all countries around the world. Fully illustrated in white and black. HARD COVER. Size 8"5. Each book contains more then 500 pages.
Chechen Arms sheds light on one of the yet unstudied aspects of the Chechen people's past, the history of weapons. The book deals with arms manufacturing centers, types of arms, manufacturing process, weapon makes and their trademarks. The author blends the history of weapons with the Chechen people's traditions and customs related to military affairs, honor and prowess of their warriors. the book is an absorbing and edifying reading. It includes many pictures of items from family collections, some of which are unique and appear in print for the first time. Two languages - Russian and English. Hard cover, 240 pages.
  "Caucasian Arms" from the State Hermitage Museum St. Petersburg. This publication is a treatise on the great Hermitage Arms Collection, which comprises weapons from Caucasus and Transcaucasia. This book was initiated by the Danish Arms and Armor Society, which has formed friendly relationship with the Hermitage Museum. Here the reader will be given an introduction to the history of 18th- and 19th- century weapons from Caucasus and Transcaucasia. Caucasian weapons have for a long time now attracted the attention of people, who are interested in the history of arms. The various types, their high technical standard, and the original decorations all over the world. Two languages - English and Belgian.  Hard cover, 356 pages.    
By Alexander Kulinsky. A.Kulynsky is the Senior Academic the Artillery Museum, Honored Cultural Worker. This book is the monographic publication on the history of RUSSIAN SIDE ARMS, POLE ARMS AND BAYONETS: sabers, swords, small-swords, broadswords, daggers, bayonets, knifes. This book offers the full scientific treatment and classification of hallmarks of famous Russian artisans from XVIII-XX centuries. Fully illustrated in color, in white and black. HARD COVER. Size 85. Language -Russian and English. Two books.
kniga038.jpg (95216 bytes) "Arsenal of Tsarskoe selo". ONE HUNDRED SUBJECTS FROM COLLECTION OF RUSSIAN EMPERORS. One of the best swords collection in the world. Russian and English languages. 135 pages. Hard cover. Hundreds quality pictures.
'Gatchina Arsenal" ONE HUNDRED SUBJECTS FROM COLLECTION OF RUSSIAN EMPERORS. Unknown collection. Russian and English languages. 206 pages. Hard cover. Hundreds quality pictures.
CDrom002.jpg (66072 bytes) Alexander Kulinsky. The first Encyclopedia on CD-ROM for Windows. Covered history of Russian edged weapons from early 18th century to present. Over two hundred examples of swords, broadswords, foils, sabers, shashkas, knifes, and daggers. Also presents over 150 examples of mint and manufacturer marks placed on various types of weapons. CD is brand new and in original box. All collectors must have.
book12.jpg (15044 bytes) book13.jpg (11491 bytes) "Weapons of the Caucasian nations"
By E.Astvacaturyan. In Russian language. New book which included hundreds swords, daggers and handguns. Cherkes, Daghestan, Cubachi, Averia. Best collection from museums and privet. Famous and unknown artists. Silver marks. Beautiful artist and gunsmith works. First book in American market. Hard cover. 190 pages. 
 book41.jpg (7748 bytes) book28.jpg (6786 bytes) "Cossack Armies of the  Russian empire"
By Oleg Agafonov. In Russian language. Book illustrated presentation of Cossack units of  Russian Army, their uniforms, equipment and weapons. Two hundreds fifty of good quality color drawings depicting Cossacks of various regions and  units from 16-th century to early 20-th century. Very unique book. Hard Cover. 557 pages.
book24.jpg (13138 bytes) BOOK24A.jpg (9638 bytes) "Russian awards weapon"
V.Durov. The first monographic publication on the history of Russian award weapons. High quality weapon has always been regarded as a mark of Honor. Award swords with the Orders of the St. Anna and St. George. Gold weapons. Hard cover. 200 pages.