Synopses & Reviews
Carving a huge following from his popular Knife Talk columns in "Blade" magazine, Fowler amasses a second volume of informative columns for knife aficionados. 250 b&w photos. 8-page color section.
A veteran knife maker, Fowler presents 65 articles on topics including: function, design and technique; philosophy; and forging and heat-treating. He also discusses industry legends, knife maintenance, the sheep horn style, how to grind blades, hardening versus tempering and carbon steel.