Is this knife no longer available ?
I don't see any white #2 hide Yanagibas on jki
If the steel has been hardened to any degree, a hacksaw will be slow work. A cutoff wheel on a Dremel is better, but be careful not to overheat the knife.
I think you'll have much to explore from those books. If you have any questions about the first two, let me know. I've made a significant number of dishes
What's a good bench grinder that is beginner friendly for me to buy?? What belts would I get for it...
I've been getting into old dirty carbon bought at estate sales, thrift shops and the bay both to improve my sharpening skill and because they are so much