Tony Caselli &
AUTHORS: DALE GIRARD, JARED KIRBY, & TOM LEONI
EDITED BY DAVID BLIXT
A volume of historical combat terms, as well as essays on swords, broadswords, rapiers, smallswords, and storytelling. With essays by David Blixt, Jared Kirby, and Mike Leoni, and a glossary of terms culled from The Fightmaster’s Companion by Dale Girard. Includes:
- Biographies of history’s Fight Masters
- A list of primary sources for research
- A glossary OF over 2,500 historical fighting terms
- The origins of phrases like ‘flash in the pan’, ‘let the cat out of the bag’, ‘fly off the handle’, & more!
Originally created for the Historical Novel Society 2015 North American Conference, FIGHTING WORDS is now available to the public for the first time!
Coming in 2019
Coming in 2018
The Audiobook of
THE MASTER OF VERONA
Read by David Blixt - Produced by Judith West
Romeo & Juliet meets Game Of Thrones! Shakespeare and Dante collide in this sweeping novel of Renaissance Italy! The Capulet-Montague feud starts here!
ORIGIN OF THE FEUD
- First Time in Print!
A collection of essays on Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet revealing its history and inspirations, unlocking the hidden comedy in the famed Balcony Scene, and positing a never-before-heard origin to the famous Capulet-Montague feud. This deeply-researched yet accessibly conversational work collects years of experience in the form of short essays, each exploring a different aspect of Shakespeare's great love story. With over a dozen new essays, this expanded version of the ebook is a must-have for all serious Shakespeare scholars and every actor tackling this classic play! Order your copy today!