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TABLE OF CONTENTS BOOK PAGE
    Copyright, Library of Congress Number, Photo Credits  
    Preface  
    An Overview 12
    Tools & Toolmaking 15
    A Fibulae 20
    About Pitch 24
    An Exercise To Try 29
    Finishing Techniques 39
    Chasing On Cast Metal 44
    Hydraulic Press Forming 46
    Basic Die-Forming 51
    A Holloware Form 56
    Hairpins With Oil Vessels 60
    Safety, Health & Comfort Considerations 62
    Bibliography 64
    Metals Suitable For Chasing< 65
    Hardening & Tempering of Steel 66
    Color and Temperature Comparison Chart 67
    Glossary 68
    Suppliers 71
    Short Term Courses 73
    Index 74