This new book is written and edited by long time Blade editor Steve Shackleford and published by Gun Digest Books. Filled with beautiful color photography by Eric Eggly, Francesco Pachi, and Jim Cooper, as well as Barrett-Smythe LTD, Buddy Thomason, Caleb Royer, Chuck Ward, Whetstone Studio, and BLADE Magazine Cutlery Hall-Of-Fam member Jim Weyer.
Included in the depths of this book is historical and technical information about 26 of the worlds best living knifemakers. A photo of each knife maker, along with a bio, and details about their artwork are included in each section.
There is a fantastic amount of detail on each artist, and the photography helps to highlight the quality of their work.
This 255 page hard cover book will make a wonderful addition to the collection of anyone considering themselves a fan of custom knives.