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What was archery like in the Elizabethan times?


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Answered 2012-10-08 14:12:11

Archery was very popular during this era. The most skilled archers would win prizes. This was an individual sport played by men of all classes. It was also played by pregnant women. It was said that the roar of the crowd at the archery arena would ensure her unborn son to become a skillful archer.

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