i Have The Books Mentioned So Far, They Are Great For The Coffee Table But Full Of Technical Stuff Not Applicable To Knifemaking. A Subscription To "blade" Or "knives Illustrated" Would Be The Best Bet To Learn How To Heat Treat The Best Knives Today And I Am Surprised That Nobody Included This Link Yet:
Wow, there is a ton of info in those books. I like the Verhoeven book best. 201 pages of info that will take me a few weeks to digest.