Other Resources

Here are some other good Fiore resources:

Recommended Fiore Books

Il Fior Di Battaglia: MS Ludwig XV 13 (Italian Edition), Fiore Dei Liberi , ISBN 978-9527157114, $30.

This is an excellent reproduction of the Getty version of Fiore’s book. Crisp illustrations, easy to read text (if you read medieval Italian). Buy it on Amazon

Fiore dei Liberi’s Armizare: The Chivalric Martial Arts System of Il Fior Di Battaglia, Charrette, Robert N., ISBN: 978-0-9825911-7-8, $40.

This is the main book that our group works from. Very well adapted English explanations with lots of photographs from different angles. Highly recommended! Buy it on Amazon

Buy it from Freelance Academy Press

Guy Windsor’s series dives a bit deeper into Fiore and are excellent.

Mastering the Art of Arms Vol 1: The Medieval Dagger , Windsor, Guy,  ISBN: 978-1937439033, $24. Buy it on Amazon
Mastering the Art of Arms, Vol. 2: The Medieval Longsword, Windsor, Guy,  ISBN: 978-9526819327, $30. Buy it on Amazon
Mastering the Art of Arms, Vol. 3: Advanced Longsword: Form and Function, Windsor, Guy,  ISBN: 978-9527157060, $30. Buy it on Amazon


Wiktenauer Fantastic repository of European historic marshal arts references
Guy Windsor’s Fiore website
Guy Windsor’s Youtube channel
Il Fior di Battaglia on the Getty Museum’s website
Il Fior di Battaglia on the Morgan Library and Museum’s website
International Armizare Society

Phone Apps

Pocket Armizare: Android Play Store Web version

Books and Supplies

Rapier Bibliography with short reviews and links to purchase
Rubber Roundel Daggers
Plastic Practice Longswords
Newer model of Plastic Longsword – does not appear to have changed.

Facebook Groups

Scholars of Fiore dei Liberi
SCA Historical Fencing
Historic Marshal Arts in Atlantia