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Papua New Guinea’s bows and arrows

ASHBY, E., "Papua New Guinea’s bows and arrows", Bulletin of Primitive Technology, vol. 43, Utah, Society of Primitive Technology, pp. 11-19, 05/2012.

What kind of weapons did people use in the Middle Ages (NL)?

Weapons were both used when hunting, in a fight and at war. Many items can be used as weapon, in an impulse, but I think you refer to tools specifically made to hunt with, to hurt or to kill, to threat with or to use in fight sports or tournaments...

Does a narrow water ditch and a wattle fence have any defensive value anyway (DE)?

Yes. One should realise, the potential enemy was under fire of arrows and stones when trying to conquer the ditch and tall fence.

How did people hunt before bow and arrow were invented (NL)?

Bow and arrow were invented about 15,000 years ago, when the last ice age was ending. Before that, people used a stick to make their arm longer, thus enhancing the power with which the spear was thrown...

A quick way to make Mesolithic archery tackle

POMSTRA, D., "A quick way to make Mesolithic archery tackle", Bulletin of Primitive Technology, vol. 42, Utah, Society of Primitive Technology, pp. 67-70, 10/2011.

Frozen in Time: the Iceman Quiver

NEAL, G. R., "Frozen in Time: the Iceman Quiver", Bulletin of Primitive Technology, vol. 41, Utah, Society of Primitive Technology, pp. 33-38, 2011.

Experimentelle Archäologie in Europa, Bilanz 2010

BOTH, F., Experimentelle Archäologie in Europa, Bilanz 2010, , vol. Heft 9, Oldenburg, Europäische Vereinigung zur Förderung der Experimentellen Archäologie e.V., pp. 184, 2010.

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