CNN recommends Known World Handbook as a useful gift for the geek in your life

What to get your medieval geek this Christmas? CNN recommends a copy of the Known World Handbook, or perhaps a rapier from Darkwood Armory.

The article discusses passionate fans of several subculture genres including goth, steampunk, the SCA, and anime. It addresses the difficulty of finding serious gifts that the recipient will use and appreciate.

Several SCA merchants are mentioned, and there is a guide for selecting books your SCAdian will enjoy.