Please enter the article no. from our catalogue.
The standard publication on bows and arrows from Africa.
This book traces mankind's oldest distance weapon on the African continent. „Àta Èpe“ means "bow (and) arrows" in one of the menay, perhaps already lost languages of Togo. Based on detailled descriptions from scientific advisors of the great expeditions, and documenting what can be found in important collections, this work offers orientation for collectors and everyone interested in the history of archery. Using historical accounts by F. Ratzel, L. Frobenius, and many others, and illustrated with numerous images from private collections.
Softcover, 192 pp., num. ill. ENGLISH TEXT!