Bowie Knife (Knife History & James Bowie) by: Raymond Thorp
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Collector Bookstore Notes:
This book details the history of the Bowie Knife, James Black (its creator), James Bowie, (its namesake, an 1880s era wild west legend) and its early history including the Civil War and at Alamo.
A modern reprinting of the famous 1948 book in which the well-known author purports to tell "the true history of the origin, development, and murderous use of the Bowie-knife." This book has a great deal to do with popularizing bowie knife collecting here in the U.S. Entertaining reading.
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- Phillips Publications
- Width: 5.5 inches
- Height: 8.25 inches
- Depth: 0 inch
- Weight: 0.81 pound
- Soft Cover