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100 Woods
By Peter Bishop

100 Woods

A Guide to Popular Timbers of the World New edition

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100 Woods by Peter Bishop

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"100 Woods" offers a detailed study of the basic properties and characteristics of some of the world's most widely-used woods. Features include: over 300 colour photographs showing tangential, radial and magnified cross-sections of each wood; the wood samples have been carefully selected and prepared by the Oxford Forestry Institute; quick-reference coding system giving advice on specific woods' suitability for difference uses; and comprehensive index that includes Latin, trade and vernacular names.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781861268471
ISBN-10: 1861268475
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 165mm x 15mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: The Crowood Press Ltd
Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
Publish Date: 24-Apr-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Peter Bishop

Peter Bishop has over thirty years' experience in all aspects of the timber industry. He is a Certificated Member of the Institute of Wood Science. He has written many articles for the popular woodworking press.

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