That Built America tells the story of woodworking in colonial
America, concentrating on the tools used to build log cabins and
houses, furniture and cabinets.
tools depicted include axes, carpenters saws, planes, hammers, chisels,
bevels, lathes and calipers. This is a must read for antique tool
enthusiasts or anyone fascinated by the ingenuity of early American
carpenters and woodworkers. **Over 200 B&W drawings and photographs**