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Blades Guide to Making Knives
Blades Guide to Making Knives
by Joe Kertzman
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Blade Building Made Easy The world's finest knifemakers learned to ply their trade through trial and error. They honed their skills with blood, sweat and tears. Never before has there been a fully illustrated, all-color, step-by-step book on how to make... (read more)

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Knives: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Knives for Fighting, Hunting, and Survival
Knives: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Knives for Fighting, Hunting, and Survival
by Pat Farey
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For the outdoorsman or soldier, a knife is not a luxury; it could become an absolutely vital tool, or weapon, in a struggle for survival. A knife can be used to gather and prepare food, build and tend a fire, create a shelter against the elements, and... (read more)

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Forging Japanese Knives for Beginners: Messer Magazin Workshop: From Steel Production to the Finished Tanto and Hocho with Practical Wire Binding
Forging Japanese Knives for Beginners: Messer Magazin Workshop: From Steel Production to the Finished Tanto and Hocho with Practical Wire Binding
by Ernst G. Siebeneicher-hellwig
About the Author
Ernst G. Siebeneicher Hellwig is a member of the Munich Knife Group and has authored several books on knifemaking. Jürgen Rosinski is a blacksmith and former vocational teacher. He regularly teaches courses in knife forging.... (read more)

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Folding Knives: Carry and Deployment
Folding Knives: Carry and Deployment
by Steve Tarani
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Interested in buying a folding knife? Where do you start? What important features should you look for? What about blade shapes, serrated edges and the mind-boggling number of different styles, locking and opening mechanisms, blade-steels and handle... (read more)

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Great Collections
Great Collections
by David Darom
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Over 650 high end art knife treasures, many never photographed before, are displayed for their exciting visual design concepts here.... (read more)

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Bayonets: An Illustrated History
Bayonets: An Illustrated History
by Martin J Brayley
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Bayonets: An Illustrated History covers the subject from the 17th century to date—providing a full-color introduction to a fascinating military weapon. A short, general introduction examines the history of the bayonet—named after the French... (read more)

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Knifemaking with Bob Loveless: Build Knives with a Living Legend
Knifemaking with Bob Loveless: Build Knives with a Living Legend
by Durwood Hollis
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Blade aficionados will revel in color photos from inside Bob Loveless' knife shop, and of his knives, as author Durwood Hollis details Loveless' stock-removal method of knife making, tools of the trade, designs, heat treating and tempering of blade steel,... (read more)

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The Book of the Sword: A History of Daggers, Sabers, and Scimitars from Ancient Times to the Modern Day
The Book of the Sword: A History of Daggers, Sabers, and Scimitars from Ancient Times to the Modern Day
by Richard Francis Burton
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“The history of the sword,” the author writes in his introduction, “is the history of humanity.” For centuries, the sword has been a symbol of power, strength, liberty, and courage. In the Middle Ages, the image of a sword was... (read more)

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500 Knives: Celebrating Traditional & Innovative Designs (500)
500 Knives: Celebrating Traditional & Innovative Designs (500)
by Lark Books
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Contemporary knifemakers are far more daring than their counterparts from as recently as a generation ago: theyve become masters of new techniques and technologies, experts in reinterpreting form and function to create sculptural works of art. Flip... (read more)

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How to Make Knives
How to Make Knives
by Richard W Barney
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A History of Handmade Knives Safety Starts with your State of Mind How to Make a Knife by the Stock Removal Method Making a Sheath Making a Knife at the Moran Forge Alternative Sheath-Making Method How to Make a Knife with Hand Tools Flat Grinding... (read more)

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Switchblade: The Ace of Blades
Switchblade: The Ace of Blades
by Ragner Benson
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Snap. For most people, the click of a switchblade is an ominous sound. Once the symbol of the street hoodlum, these knives are experiencing renewed interest from those who understand the value of a good one-handed blade. Now get solid information on laws,... (read more)

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Highland Knife Fighting: With the Dirk and Sgian
Highland Knife Fighting: With the Dirk and Sgian
by Christopher Thompson
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In this entertaining and informative look at the Highland dirk, author Christopher Thompson examines a number of Scottish historical and oral sources to document the role of the knife in Gaelic society. Although worn by all classes of society, the dirk... (read more)

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The Cutting Edge: West Central African 19th Century Throwing Knives in the National Museum of Ethnology, Leiden
The Cutting Edge: West Central African 19th Century Throwing Knives in the National Museum of Ethnology, Leiden
by A M Schmidt
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Tactical Knives
Tactical Knives
by Dietmar Pohl
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Street Steel: Choosing and Carrying Self-Defense Knives
Street Steel: Choosing and Carrying Self-Defense Knives
by Michael D Janich
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The Complete Guide to Hunting Knives
The Complete Guide to Hunting Knives
by Durwood Hollis
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Daggers and Fighting Knives of the Western World
Daggers and Fighting Knives of the Western World
by Harold Peterson
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Knives #34: Knives 2014: The World's Greatest Knife Book
Knives #34: Knives 2014: The World's Greatest Knife Book
by Joe (edt) Kertzman
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Knives 2007: The World's Greatest Knife Book (Knives)
Knives 2007: The World's Greatest Knife Book (Knives)
by Joe Kertzman
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Knives: The World's Greatest Knife Book [With DVD] (Knives)
Knives: The World's Greatest Knife Book [With DVD] (Knives)
by Joe Kertzman
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