Shillelagh: The Irish Fighting Stick

Shillelagh The Irish Fighting Stick For centuries the Irish have been associated with a stick weapon called the Shillelagh And for generations of Irishmen the Shillelagh was a badge of honor a symbol of their courage their martial pro

  • Title: Shillelagh: The Irish Fighting Stick
  • Author: John W. Hurley
  • ISBN: 9781450538411
  • Page: 473
  • Format: Paperback
  • For centuries the Irish have been associated with a stick weapon called the Shillelagh And for generations of Irishmen, the Shillelagh was a badge of honor a symbol of their courage, their martial prowess and their willingness to fight for their rights.

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    1. If you are interested in European (and American) martial arts history, the rich tradition of Irish martial arts, or stick fighting and martial arts traditions and practicality, or Irish history in general, this should be an addition to your library. A very interesting and comprehensive book, and I truly hope that Glen Doyle's book on his own family's style of Shillelagh fighting is published soon, as I am both interested in the history of this tradition and the actual techniques themselves. All [...]

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