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Do Readability Scores work?

Do Readability Scores work?

Some seventy years after its invention the Flesch readability test is used by marketers, policy writers and bloggers; but do Readability Scores work? ...
Working with Kindle Create

Working with Kindle Create

Want to produce a properly formatted ebook in MOBI format for Kindle? Working with Kindle Create software should be the best route. But unless your book is the simplest text-only layout, Kindle Create is a ...
Not all EPUBS are alike

Not all EPUBS are alike

The electronic book comes in many different formats, from EPUB to PDF to Kindle’s MOBI and many others. You may not know that not all EPUBS are alike. ...
The practicalities of Digital Rights Management

The practicalities of Digital Rights Management

If you saw our rejection of Digital Rights Management, or DRM, the fundamental objections are practical. So what are the  practicalities of Digital Rights Management? ...

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Foreword: The Newcomers’ Guide to Competition Fencing

Foreword: The Newcomers’ Guide to Competition Fencing

Perhaps you’ve just entered your first fencing competition, or you’re thinking of entering. Perhaps you’re going a competition as a parent or as a partner of a fencer. Perhaps you’re ...
Sample: The HEMA Heresy – Robin Catling

Sample: The HEMA Heresy – Robin Catling

Almost all our our study of Historical European Martial Arts is based on original period manuscripts written by fencing masters of the time. But practical issues in reconstructing the ...
Foreword, Sports Fencing: An Introduction – Robin Catling

Foreword, Sports Fencing: An Introduction – Robin Catling

From Pirates of the Caribbean, to Star Wars and even Transformers, it seems every other movie poster features a character with a sword; there’s been a slew of TV and ...
Introduction: The Art of Foil Fencing – Roy Stocks

Introduction: The Art of Foil Fencing – Roy Stocks

Modern fencing has evolved through the centuries from a clumsy, often brutally bloodthirsty form of combat. The heavy weapons were used to bludgeon the opponent as much to hack and ...