"100 Woods" offers a detailed study of the basic properties and characteristics of some of the world's most widely-used woods.
Features include: over 300 colour photographs showing tangential, radial and magnified cross-sections of each wood; the wood samples have been carefully selected and prepared by the Oxford Forestry Institute; quick-reference coding system giving advice on specific woods' suitability for difference uses; and comprehensive index that includes Latin, trade and vernacular names.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages, 300 colour photographs
- Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/04/2006
- Category: Timber & wood processing
- ISBN: 9781861268471