The Manual for British Men : 120 Manly Skills From British History
The contents include day-to-day skills such as how tobeseige a castle, fire a longbow, correctly clean a Maxim machine gun and capture an enemy trench; sporting sciences such as Jousting, Frencing and Boxing (queensbury Rules of course) and domestic essentials such as how to hunt, kill, clean and cook a wild boar. Airmen and soldiers, knights and pages, gentlemen and rogues: to you we say pip pip, and what what! Stiffen your lip and tighten your sword belt! Tie down your trebuchets, wax your moustache, and delve into this manliest of manuals.