The Complete Manual of Wood Working: A Detailed Guide to Design, Techniques and Tools for the Beginner and Expert (Paperback)

By Albert Jackson, David Day (Joint Author), Simon Jennings (Joint Author)
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With more than 1,800 drawings, diagrams and photos, this authoritative guide encompasses the whole art and craft of woodworking. Designed to instruct and inspire every woodworker from the beginner to the most exacting expert, it has become a classic. It includes a discussion of all the principal hardwoods and softwoods, how to choose and use hand tools, detailed information on every woodworking technique--jointing, bonding, fastening, laminating, and much more.

About the Author

Albert Jackson and David Day are the bestselling authors of numerous DIY and woodworking titles.

Day, originally trained as an electrical engineer, spent most of his first career teaching in universities in Kuala Lumpur and Penang, Malaysia.

Simon Jennings has conceived, designed, and produced numerous art and design books. He lives in the United Kingdom.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679766117
ISBN-10: 0679766111
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Publication Date: December 3rd, 1996
Pages: 320
Language: English