Swords was the basic weapon in early era of making man kind fighting and war. It was the upgraded version on knives and daggers. And it give the edge of its owner in the battle field if the counter part have only knife or dagger. Swords usually made by experts blacksmiths, blade-smiths and sword smiths. Swords making was different in different part of the world with different techniques. Variety of metal were used in different regions. In early date back, different metal and techniques were introduce to make swords sharp, strong and unbreakable.
Start from a raw billet to end with a sharp swords have many level of hard ship in front of fire and water. Metal heated in furnace many time and hummer it every time it comes out of heated furnace to module in some shape.
After reaching to some certain shape, it now goes to sanding and polish phase. In this stage, it may some time again face the heated furnace and hummer. But any how after completing this stage, metal will most get some shape.
At final stage, the handle installed. Sanding and polishing to the final swords. Japanese swords are still famous for their quality. Japanese Katana and Japanese samurai swords are still in top of swords.