By LTC (Ret.) Thomas M. Johnson and Thomas T. Wittmann. 363 pages, hardbound. Dust Jacket. Includes a 12 page color section. This book provides an in-depth study of the many ornate military edged weapons of WWI, as well as civilian and government daggers and swords of the Imperial Era. Also contains a complete chapter on the Imperial Hirschfanger and an intense study of WWI close-combat and trench knives. Volume I is intended to be the introductory reference to a series similar to to the highly successful Collecting the Edged Weapons of the Third Reich *-volume set by LTC Thomas M. Johnson.
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