The true story about the fabled company Latama Cutlery. Born in New York City in 1947 and with the help of artisans, and craftsman from a small mountain town, Maniago in Northern Italy. Latama expanded into a legendary importer that fueled the 50’s American obsession with Italian Switchblade Knives.
You will meet the legendary artisan and founders, find page after page of facts from newly discovered documents and testimony. Photographs of never before seen knives and Patents. Actual production numbers and history of the Square Button revealed and lots more.