The Art of Blacksmithing

The Art of Blacksmithing

Book Title: The Art of Blacksmithing

Author: Alexander Weygers

Format: Hardback | 448 pages

Publication Date: 29 Nov 2009

ISBN-13: 9780785803959

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.