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By James Loriega

This can be the oldest guide on Spanish knife combating ever released and is the single be aware of old textual content at the subject.This annotated translation offers a window to the equipment of knife struggling with practiced via the operating classification, the legal classification and the Gypsies in nineteenth century Spain. With unique drawings, it bargains a revealing glimpse into the ways that armas blancas cortas, or small edged guns, have been used at the darkish and dirty cobblestone streets of the Spanish underworld.

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