The Illustrated Encyclopedia Book of Swords Sabers in the World



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Product Details:

Associated Names: n/a
Condition : USED. Very Good. No missing page.
Total pages: 259 pages

Language: Japanese

ISBN-10: 4562052007

ISBN-13: 978-4562052004

Release Date: September 29, 2015

Product Dimensions: 10.2 x 7.2 x 1.1 inches


– Contents Introduction

Long sword for battle, for the honor saber, such as a spear for hunting, purpose and used the way of the sword is different,
Shape and material and processing by region and age, also decoration different.
Swords is if there is a tool of war is at the same time sophisticated craft, is also the art.
Beginning in ancient Bronze-Iron Age, including a Japanese sword throughout the Middle Ages, early modern, modern,
And commentary along with the typical about 500 points sword 800 points or more of photos and artwork from around the world.

– Content ( -BOOK- database)
Packed with photos of valuable swords, spears. Including the Japanese sword, color visual guide to follow the swords of development from ancient to modern times. With to explain the features and role, typical sword for approximately 400 points decoration and style, production year, production area, described the full-length.

– Author bio ( -BOOK author introduction information-)
Wizards, Harvey ? J.S.
Antique weapons, especially swords and knives, saber, in the scholar-writer of the sword, himself is a collector

Inoue / Hiromi
translator. Nagoya University Faculty of Letters graduation (this data is what this book has been published at the time that has been published)

This is a Japanese book.
There are a lot of illustrations and photos in this book.
Even if you can not read Japanese, you enjoy reading the book surely!!
This book is never sold in the foreign country.
If you are interested in don’t miss it!

Additional information

Weight1 kg