There are many period training manuals now available on the Web. I will try to keep this listing as up-to-date as possible. Each manual will open up in its' own window.
Fiore Dei Liberi -"Flos Duellatorum in Armis"
Flos Duellatorum, or "The Flower of Battle" is one of the most important Medieval fighting manuals.
Hans Talhoffer - "Fechtbuch aus dem Jahre 1467"
The work is a catalog of fencing actions and consists of illustrations with short descriptions for the two-handed sword, sword and buckler, sword and shield, dagger, wrestling, pollaxe, judicial combat, and mounted combat.
"Le Jeu de la Hache
A 15th century Treatise
on the Technique of
Chivalric Axe Combat.