Book Title: The Art of Blacksmithing
Author: Alexander Weygers
Format: Hardback | 448 pages
Publication Date: 29 Nov 2009
With more than 500 illustrations, this book is perfect for craftsmen who want to set up a blacksmith shop, and for lovers of history and craft alike. This book describes and illustrates the equipment and techniques developed in more than six thousand years of working iron by hand.Indeed, this unique book covers every aspect of a fascinating and little-known art, the fundamental craft on which the civilization of the Iron Age was built.