Identifying Wood

Identifying Wood : Accurate Results with Simple Tools

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With just the naked eye and a hand lens or elementary microscopy, you will be able to identify over 180 domestic and tropical hardwoods and softwoods by following the straightforward techniques in this book. Bruce Hoadley, a professor of wood science and technology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, provides: an overview of the wood identification process a look at the basic anatomy of woody plants hundreds of easy-to-use charts and crystal-clear photographs and microphotographs sources of information and materials, and a glossary of all technical terms used in the bookshow more

Product details

  • Hardback | 238 pages
  • 215.9 x 276.86 x 22.86mm | 1,020.58g
  • Taunton Press Inc
  • Connecticut, United States
  • English
  • 393 colour photographs, 34 illustrations
  • 0942391047
  • 9780942391046
  • 261,129