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A handbook of forestry; or, All about trees and their timber.

Angus Duncan Webster

A handbook of forestry; or, All about trees and their timber.

Containing the maximum of information in the minimum of space, or upwards of five hundred useful notes, rules, and tables.

by Angus Duncan Webster

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Published by W. Rider & Son, Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forests and forestry.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy A.D. Webster.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23017517M

    Forest Trees of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Department of Agriculture Forestry Services. Elbert L. Little, Jr. Revised Sharpe, Hendee and Allen. Introduction to Forestry. McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. or later. Silvics of Forests of United States, Handbook .


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