A must buy for any collector of American swords. Not only does it cover an impressive selection of U.S. Naval Swords from private and public collections, but it also includes numerous previously unpublished examples from the United States Naval Academy Museum. This beautiful and important book is illustrated almost entirely in color, with special sections on regulation swords, non-regulation swords, presentation swords, dirks and makers' marks. A true tour de force of American swords from the Revolution until the 20th century. This will be a critical addition to any sword collector's library.
Book is printed in color on deluxe paper and measures 11 x8.5 .