Description - A Splintered History of Wood by Spike Carlsen
A Splintered History of Wood is a passionate and personal exploration of nature's greatest gift: wood. In the successful tradition of books such as Salt and Cod, writer and carpenter Spike Carlsen explores the history, versatility, and special appeal of something we use everyday-but take for granted-in this comprehensive and dynamic history of wood's global impact and its personal significance to people in all walks of life.
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(229mm x 152mm x 34mm)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
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Author Biography - Spike Carlsen
Spike Carlsen is the former executive editor of The Family Handyman and author of the Reader's Digest Complete Do-It-Yourself Manual. He is also projects editor for Backyard Living, where he pens a bimonthly column called "Ask Spike." He lives in Stillwater, Minnesota. For every book sold, the author will donate funds to plant a seedling at the Bomalan'ombe Secondary School tree farm in central Tanzania.