Monday, 09 August 2010 13:28 | Written by JP Hrisoulas
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|Books by Jim Hrisoulas
Jim Hrisoulas has written three books and several dozen articles on the subject of Bladesmithing and Pattern-Welding. His first book, "The Complete bladesmith" is in it's 5th printing! His articles have been in renowned periodicals such as "Cut and Thrust".
|The Complete Bladesmith
5th printing by Paladin Press
Bowie Claymore, tanto, scimitar, skinner, hunter-good blades all, but custom-made they're hard to find.
Have you ever wished you could have your very own blade, unique of style and construction, made with your own muscle and sweat?
Now make your dream come true. Master bladesmith Jim Hrisoulas shows you how to forge your own blades from scratch in this definitive book. You'll learn everything you need to start you on the road to bladesmith perfection:
And it's not hard! Anyone can forge a good blade-one that will cut, and cut, and cut some more. You don't need years of experience, nor investment in equipment costing a fortune.
Now you're ready to try your hand at the forge, hammer, tongs and anvil, emulating the techniques of blade-making masters or creating new processes. Soon you'll have the first knife which you can truthfully is made just for you.
The Complete Bladesmith will escort you through the profitable world of pattern-welding, exotic and utilitarian designs, tropical woods, sword-forging-in a word, Bladesmithing.
Ancient secrets of the forge await your modern hand. Find the path here, and forge your perfect blade.
|The Master Bladesmith
Most of the information about blade making being written today is for the novice bladesmith. Very little is intended for the advanced student of the forge. I answer to this need, Jim Hrisoulas, author of the hugely successful The Complete Bladesmith, has written The Master Bladesmith.
In his advanced study of steel, Hrisoulas divulges the secrets that for centuries have been jealously guarded by the bladesmithing guilds. Now you too can learn h
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