"(Author's note: Most of this book contains illustrations that explain the art of archery. the figure used in these illustrations is said to be Swordmaster Jay of Xath). The quiver is more important than most archers think. the proper quiver is set with a dozen to a score of arrows... the long bow is not always the best bet for all archers. the short bow can be as deadly a weapon in the hands of a skilled archer who finds that the long... and when the arrow is nocked, pull the bow back in one swift motion, making sure that the string rests firmly against your nose and..."