Reference Material / Library

There are two, global, core reference depositories for all things HEMA related:






If you can’t find it here, it probably isn’t available on the open academic market!

For printed books, the following are recommended reading:

Beginners/Good introduction: AHA-german-longsword-study-guide

The specific, core, German Longsword training treatise used by TLA is the excellent book by Michael Chidester et al. It is available to download from

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