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The Art of Blacksmithing - Alex W. Bealer
The Art of Blacksmithing
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Learn how an 18th-century iron hinge was made, how an intricate trivet was formed, and how a muzzle-loading rifle barrel was welded in this book describing and illustrating the art of working iron by hand. Reflecting respect for specialized skills, the author explains equipment and techniques... show more
Learn how an 18th-century iron hinge was made, how an intricate trivet was formed, and how a muzzle-loading rifle barrel was welded in this book describing and illustrating the art of working iron by hand. Reflecting respect for specialized skills, the author explains equipment and techniques developed over more than 6,000 years, re-creating nostalgia for the world of the smithy and his little-known craft.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780785803959 (0785803955)
ASIN: 785803955
Publisher: Castle Books
Pages no: 440
Edition language: English
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Teresa Frohock
Teresa Frohock rated it
I'm not kidding, I'm reading this book and really enjoying it. Excellent history of the blacksmith and technical details on making everything from everyday items to weapons. The best part is that it is well written and entertaining too.
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