The HEMA Heresy [UPCOMING]

Image: The HEMA Heresy book coverReconstructing Historical European Martial Arts

Robin Catling

From Medieval longsword to military sabre, the applied study of Western fighting systems, long supplanted by firearms, is more like combat archaeology.

And while the ‘HEMA’ community tries to keep it real, instructor and author Robin Catling outlines why the mindset of the modern martial artist will always compromise the art…