The Ax Book: The Lore and Science of the Woodcutter

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Alan C. Hood & Company, Jan 1, 1999 - Crafts & Hobbies - 134 pages
2 Reviews
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.

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User Review  - Nich Traverse - Goodreads

I love sharp things. The fact that (in addition to the author) I almost chopped my foot off with an axe when I was 17, hasn't really dampened my desire for the sublimely sharp. I read this book a few ... Read full review

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What a delightful read! Read full review

Contents

The Tool of Necessity
1
Ax or Chain Saw?
4
First Blood
7
Copyright

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