On the edge of the knife

Cover of: On the edge of the knife | Charles Edward Eaton

Published by Abelard-Schuman in London .

Written in English

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Statementby Charles Edward Eaton.
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Pagination47p. ;
Number of Pages47
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Open LibraryOL13769677M

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Edge of the Knife is about a university professor who "remembers" future events, which causes him a good amount of grief. It's a decent, and early, H. Beam Piper story, and basically provides a blueprint for his "terro-human future history". And while I enjoyed the story for what it is, as a big fan.

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The angle on a Buck Knife is ground to degrees per side (see illustrations). If you hold the knife against the stone to cut evenly across the edge grind, you will produce an edge with a similar angle. If you hold the blade at too high of an angle, the resulting edge will lose some slicing ability (but will stand up better to chopping).

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