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    Description'Sound, well-seasoned advice [on] how to bring wood fires into our lives.' - BBC Countryfile Featured in the Sunday Telegraph, The Wood Fire Handbook shows you that the soothing effect of dancing flames and glowing embers is a simple pleasure to have in our lives. Understanding everything that underpins the perfect wood fire makes it even more enjoyable. Vincent Thurkettle's handbook is the essential companion and manual. Contents includes...Understand which trees make the best firewood Learn how to split, season, and store wood Lay the perfect tree Make an ingenious campfire Choose wood for its scent ...and much much more!


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    Title
    The Wood Fire Handbook
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Vincent Thurkettle
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 212 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 640 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781845336707
    ISBN 10: 1845336704
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: HOU
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.3
    BIC subject category V2: WKH, WSZR
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14220
    BISAC V2.8: HOM016000, SPO009000
    DC23: 697.1
    Illustrations note
    Full colour photography and line drawings throughout
    Publisher
    Octopus Publishing Group
    Imprint name
    MITCHELL BEAZLEY
    Publication date
    01 October 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Vincent Thurkettle is a woodsman. After spending his childhood roaming the Somerset countryside, he left school at 16 to work on the Huntley Estate in Gloucestershire. He subsequently trained as a Chartered Forester, and worked for the Forestry Commission, retiring in 2005. He now has a business selling Christmas trees.
    Table of contents
    INTRODUCTION CHAPTER ONE: The Wood Fire Lifestyle CHAPTER TWO: The Trees CHAPTER THREE: Woodcutting CHAPTER?FOUR: Buying Firewood CHAPTER?FIVE: Seasoning Wood CHAPTER?SIX: The Wood Store CHAPTER?SEVEN: Splitting Logs CHAPTER?EIGHT: The Perfect Fire CHAPTER?NINE: Flames, Smoke, Embers & Ash CHAPTER?TEN: Campfires & Cooking CHAPTER ELEVEN: Campfires FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE AUTHOR