Art Of The Japanese Sword

Author: Yoshindo Yoshihara
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462909965
Size: 31.34 MB
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With 256 full-color pages, this sword book illustrates in meticulous detail how modern craftsmen use traditional methods to prepare their steel, forge the sword and create the unique hardened edge.

The Art Of The Japanese Sword

Author: Yoshindo Yoshihara
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 9784805312407
Size: 10.66 MB
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With 256 full-color pages, this sword book illustrates in meticulous detail how modern craftsmen use traditional methods to prepare their steel, forge the sword and create the unique hardened edge.

The Craft Of The Japanese Sword

Author: Leon Kapp
Publisher: Kodansha International
ISBN: 9780870117985
Size: 34.55 MB
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From raw steel to tempered blade, this text presents a visual account of thencient craft of swordmaking as practiced in modern Japan.

Katana

Author: Stephen Turnbull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1849086583
Size: 64.40 MB
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The Samurai sword of Japan is probably the finest edged weapon ever made. This volume by leading Samurai expert Stephen Turnbull reveals the story of how and why it achieved this distinction.

The Samurai Sword

Author: John M. Yumoto
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781258157456
Size: 67.88 MB
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This best-selling handbook to the samurai sword details the origins and development; its historical background, styles and famous schools; differences in construction; and outlines methods of identifying and researching the sword, as well ...

Encyclopedia Of Japanese Swords

Author: Markus Sesko
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 131256315X
Size: 56.90 MB
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The Encyclopedia of Japanese Swords is an A-Z general encyclopedia covering each and every part of the sword: the blade, the mountings, the fittings, and all their different interpretations.

Tsuba

Author: Gary D. Murtha
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 1620956136
Size: 34.26 MB
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So, the original “Artist Index” with its nostalgic, worn typewriter fonts, crooked lines and pasted kanji are once again offered here. I hope this book serves you well.

Samurai Sword

Author: John M. Yumoto
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462907067
Size: 20.72 MB
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Topics of this Samurai book include: Japanese History and the Samurai Sword Types of swords Parts of the sword Blade shape, construction, and grain The making of the sword Inscriptions and their readings Care and maintenance Appraisal and ...

Cutting Edge

Author: Victor Harris
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN:
Size: 57.73 MB
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Cutting Edge: Japanese Swords in the British Museum offers a fascinating introduction to the design, manufacture and collecting of these Japanese weapons.