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Chivalry (Part 5): Tournaments

Editor’s note: The following comprises Chapter 5 of Chivalry, by F. Warre Cornish (published 1901). Original footnotes are abridged. (Continued from Part 4) The conception of war as a contest of heavy

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Words Have Meaning

Written by Stephen Clay McGehee. Reposted with permission from The Southern Agrarian – http://www.southernagrarian.com/ gen-tle-man – noun a : a man of noble or gentle birth b : a man belonging to the landed gentry

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Chivalry (Part 4): War

Editor’s note: The following comprises Chapter 4 of Chivalry, by F. Warre Cornish (published 1901). Original footnotes are abridged. (Continued from Part 3) The art and practice of mediaeval warfare does not

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