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  • The Evolution Of The Samurai Sword

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    sword remains to this day the most developed and innovative weapon the world has ever seen. It is an icon in Japanese culture and also has become

  • The True Artisans of Japanese Artifact Swords Essay example

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    resuming sword production after lifting the prohibition was problematic because all swordsmiths had to understand that each blade they made could not be an object of war, but rather, an object of art. When the prohibition on sword forging was lifted in 1953, many potential swordsmiths flocked to the market. However, “to prevent the large-scale production of cheap weapons with no aesthetic value,” Japan’s government imposed a set of restrictions to help the craft maintain a high quality (Kapp 27)

  • Analysis Of The Book ' Wanderlust '

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    Chapter One: Wanderlust (P.g. 1-2) He swung his sword, a giant blade bigger than the man wielding it, from atop the horse he rode and took out a swath of knights. It was inspirational to see him fight, he wielded his blade with the grace of a fencer and the ferocity of a starving lion. Those that saw him fight, friend or foe, called him a monster on the battlefield, because of his horrifying demeanor and impeccable fighting ability. He continued to carve a path directly through the enemy forces

  • Halfborn Gunderson: A Narrative Fiction

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    person to go up was a man named Lars Alhstrom, the video showed him saving people from a sinking ship, he died when his head hit a window, the Thanes were trying to decide whether a fire extinguisher counted as a weapon. Sam explained that to get into Valhalla was that you had to die with a weapon in hand. The next girl was named Dede and she saved people but was killed while holding an

  • The Photography Of The Freer Gallery

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    history. (Fig 1) However, despite it taking the form of a weapon, the construction, materials, and decoration of this dagger suggests that it was most likely not used for combat purposes, but instead served primarily as a symbolic accessory, or a form of protective amulet. The blade is made of curved watered steel that has been ribbed.(Fig 2)With it 's complex pattern of dark and light lines , the pattern of the steel indicates that the blade was worked a great deal as it was forged, and then etched

  • Health And Safety Report Detailing John Schmidt 's Injury

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    In reviewing the health and safety report detailing John Schmidt’s injury on June 7th, 2015, I concur with the report’s findings that the cause of Mr. Schmidt’s was a poorly designed safety guard on the table saw. Table saw accidents are life-altering, agonizing for the employee involved, and extremely costly. In fact, the statistics of injuries and cost of those injuries are daunting: “…from 1990-2007, an estimated 565,670 non-occupational table saw-related injuries…treated in U.S. emergency

  • Ridgid's Proud History

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    Planer has a three-blade

  • Essay On The Dark Sword

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    The dim moonlight shone through the windows, giving life to the dancing shadows on the cold stone floors. A small, lithe figure clad in head-to-toe black, and armed to the teeth strode upon them. The only sound she made was the faint scuffle of her boots on the frigid flagstone floor. She moved with a purpose, striding down the halls in the shadows, watching for any approaching figures that might alert the sleeping castle to her presence. She slowly rounded the corner, still shrouded in the shadows

  • Heating Ventilation And Air Conditioning Systems

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    Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems NT 131 Nuclear Facility Components Tyler Sandoval October 8, 2016 Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning system serves an important purpose in where we live or work. Whether we notice it or not it is providing us with clean air to inhale. Not only does the HVAC system provide us with fresh air, it also: maintains the flow of air to make sure certain areas are contamination free, eliminates contaminates

  • Movie Analysis : Dead Pool

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    Action Adventure movies are one of the most common genre of movies that we see in the theatres. This genre of movie makes the biggest headlines and is also paired with the biggest ticket sales. So with such huge success that the Action Adventure genre within movies has, something has to be working to garner such an audience. In this year there have been quit a few Action Adventure movie hits, such the widely anticipated movie “Dead pool.” Dead pool is a movie about a dark humored mercenary who is