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The Japanese katana is one of the most emblematic swords in history. It’s not just its unique (and then novel) semi-curved form, but the weight it has had for the samurai class.
It’s a sword with an enormous weight in the Japanese culture. A true national symbol.
However, precisely because of this, the katana is the sword most surrounded by myths in history.
Many of these myths have survived the passage of time. They are just around the corner; in your next Youtube video or Wikipedia segment.
No wonder that every month thousands of Google searches are registered with doubts about what a samurai sword is capable of.
In this post you will learn everything you ever wanted or needed to know about these emblematic swords. All the information here is scientifically and historically backed up to create a hoax-free environment.
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