Moments in History

Under this title we will post reliable accounts of archery’s pivotal moments, both in the historical and the developmental sense.

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A Brief History of the Longbow

The Battle of Patay 1429ad

Agincourt 1415ad

The Battle of Poitiers 1356ad

The Battle of Crecy 1346ad

The Battle of Falkirk: The rise of the longbow 1298ad

The Mongols and the Battle of Kalka River 1223ad

The Battle of Uhud 625ad