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Title A Manual of the Timbers of the World, their Characteristics and Uses, to which is Appended an Account by S. Fitzgerald of the Artificial Seasoning of Timber
Library The Field Museum
Date 1920
Author(s) Howard, Alexander L
Publisher Macmillan and Co
Place of Publication London
Description Contains information on all of the timbers encountered in the commerce of the time. It aims to treat the subject from its commercial, industrial and technical aspects.
Document Type Printed Book
Primary Commodity Timber
Theme Production; Cultivation; Trade and Commerce; Ecology and the Environment
Keywords raw material, commerce, timber, ash, oak, lumber, pine, mahogany, rosewood, beech, birch, cedar, chestnut, ebony, elm, fir, satinwood, spruce, walnut, teak
Region Africa, Central America and the Caribbean, North America, South America, Australasia, South East Asia, South Asia, Europe, East Asia
Places USA; Canada; UK; England, London; France; Japan; Russia; Turkey; Hungary; Australia; Tasmania; Brazil; Finland; Madagascar; Mauritius; New Zealand; Norway; Switzerland; Poland; Spain; Italy
Company or Organisation Bombay Burma Trading Company
Additional Information Contains illustrations.
Copyright The Field Museum