THE NEW GENERATION OF JAPANESE SWORDSMITHS.
2002. First edition. HC. 256pp, over 100 photos, 7.8x10.4; divided into 3 parts; first provides sword history from types of blades, their respective periods, & prominent styles of workmanship; second part covers 20 gendai-tosho revealing their thoughts, experiences, & aims; third part presents in-depth interviews with 3 of leading firgures..... More