The Art of Traditional Blacksmithing: A Norwegian Perspective is a masterpiece that joins tradition with wisdom and creativity. It presents Håvard Bergland's overview of the blacksmithing trade as a whole. Bergland systematically documents the blacksmithing trade by gathering and presenting skills, techniques, and ideas that he has tried out in the forge himself. The book is largely self-explanatory and offers advice, ideas, and inspiration to anyone who wants to be involved in blacksmithing.
It is thoroughly illustrated with more than 400 color photos and nearly 700 drawings. Translated into English. Hardcover.