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Wood

Craft, Culture, History

Wood( )
Author: Green, Harvey
ISBN:978-0-14-311269-3
Publication Date:Nov 2007
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Penguin Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

A rich, authoritative look at a material that plays an essential role in human culture Wood has been a central part of human life throughout the world for thousands of years. In an intoxicating mix of science, history, and practical information, historian and woodworker Harvey Green considers this vital material's place on the planet. What makes one wood hard and one soft? How did we find it, tame it? Where does it fit into the histories of technology, architecture,...
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Book Details
Pages:496
Detailed Subjects: Technology & Engineering / Construction / Carpentry
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.53 x 8.41 x 0.99 Inches
Book Weight:0.975 Pounds



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