Dimensions: 360 pages, 8.7 × 7.05 × 1.08 in
Published: March 15, 2010
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 075665646X
ISBN - 13: 9780756656461
From the Publisher
Showcasing more than 300 swords, knives, and daggers from over 3,000 years of history with stunning color photography, Knives and Swords is the perfect book for anyone with an interest in the history of edged weapons. From the finely crafted swords of the Japanese samurai to the brutal but functional bayonet of the World War I infantryman, Knives and Swords places the weapons in their historical context as well as providing in-depth analysis of the most historically significant bladed weapons.