Understanding Wood: A Craftsman’s Guide to Wood Technology


Understanding Wood: A Craftsman's Guide to Wood Technology Author R. Bruce Hoadley
ISBN-10 1561583588
ISBN-13 9781561583584
Year 0000-00-00
Pages 288
Language English
Publisher The Taunton Press
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The first edition of Understanding Wood was published in 1980 and has since sold more than 130 000 copies It is widely held as a definitive reference work and the cornerstone of every woodworker s library Now Bruce Hoadley s comprehensive guide to wood technology has been revised and updated in this 20th anniversary edition of a classic New information on composite materials adhesives and finishes brings this book into the 21st century while more than 300 photographs bring important visual information to life This edition covers the nature of wood and its properties the basics of wood technology and the woodworker s raw materials Understanding Wood was written for woodworkers by a scientist with a love of woodworking It will be sought after by craftsmen and collectors alike

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