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    Post by stuckinthemud1 Thu Jan 13, 2022 3:30 pm

    I think the Royal Armouries translated josef Alm's European Crossbow Survey into English in 1994 but I can't locate a copy in a library or book shop anywhere. Anyone know where I can get a copy?
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    Post by hullutiedemies Fri Jan 14, 2022 1:38 am

    This site has a copy for $350,-
    https://www.abebooks.com/book-search/author/alm-josef/
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    Post by stuckinthemud1 Fri Jan 14, 2022 7:58 am

    Thanks, didn't manage to find that one, though I have used Abebooks and found them to be very good but that's a bit more than I can go, I'd need it to lose a zero......
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    Post by tghsmith Fri Jan 14, 2022 1:07 pm

    that's about $3 a page, over three times what I paid for the netherlands museum book.. wish I could find a complete english translation for the german hornbow book..
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    Post by stuckinthemud1 Fri Jan 14, 2022 3:07 pm

    Pretty sure it was never translated  into English
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    Post by Juniper Sat Oct 15, 2022 4:22 am

    I have Alm's book on crossbows scanned, not sure if it's the same book. It's in english

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