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The Samurai Sword: A Handbook
The Samurai Sword: A Handbook
by John M. Yumoto

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Product Description:

The samurai sword: symbol of the spirit of old Japan it embodies the samurai's steely discipline, unswerving devotion, and peerless skill. A feat of craftsmanship by hereditary artisans, the samurai sword is often judged superior to the famed blades of Western Damascus and Toledo. This complete handbook reveals the lore of the samurai sword, fascinating both for owners and for the intrigued. Detailing the origins and development of the samurai sword, its historical background, styles, famous schools, and differences in construction, outlining methods of identifying and researching the sword, as well as caring for it properly.



Product Details/Specifications:
Author: John M. Yumoto
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

Manufacturer: Tuttle Publishing
EAN: 9780804805094
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 0804805091
Number of items: 1
Number of pages: 192
Publication date: 1989-12
Universal product code (UPC): 676251805093
Language: English (Published)
Language: English (Original Language)
Language: English (Unknown)
Brand: Yumoto, J. M.

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