A Field Guide to Identifying Woods in American Antiques & Collectibles

October 25, 2016|
A Field Guide to Identifying Woods in American Antiques & Collectibles by R. Bruce Hoadley
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A Field Guide to Identifying Woods in American Antiques & Collectibles is the authority on wood identification. Beginning with general information about the featured woods, the book then delves into hundreds of detailed photographs, even at a macroscopic level, depicting the critical characteristics used in identification. Ultimately, each wood is presented in two or more antique or collectible objects to illustrate the traits that confirm the wood''s identification.

R. Bruce Hoadley has a degree in forestry from the University of Connecticut and a doctorate in wood technology from Yale. He is a former professor of wood science and technology at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He frequently consults for museums and acts as an expert witness at trials. He is also the author ofUnderstandi...
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Title:A Field Guide to Identifying Woods in American Antiques & CollectiblesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:256 pages, 9.5 X 6.75 X 0.58 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 9.5 X 6.75 X 0.58 inPublished:October 25, 2016Publisher:Taunton PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1631863711

ISBN - 13:9781631863714

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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