Understanding Wood



Understanding Wood

By R. Bruce Hoadley

This updated classic contains new sections on contemporary technolocial advances in composite materials, adhesives and finishes, as well as a thoroughly researched study of the nature of wood and its properties. As a woodworker, you will gain a better understanding of why different varieties of wood behave the way they do.

Taunton Press, 2000. Hardcover, 280 pages.