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The Ax Book
The Lore and Science of the Woodcutter

Dudley Cook

The Ax Book is a thorough guide to cutting wood with hand tools.The author explains how to use various types of axes, hatchets, mauls, saws and wedges to take down trees and prepare firewood. In addition he shows every aspect of dealing with wood from the forest right to the hearth or stove.


 144 pages, Paperback, B&W, 8.5" x 11", 1999
Order Number: VAP310...........$22.50
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