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Woodsman's Manual

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E-DITION

$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674732193

Publication Date: 01/01/1947

366 pages

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The fourth edition of that pocket-sized hardy perennial Woodsman’s Manua, by Austin Gary, whose first copyright was taken out in 1909. The present edition of this work, like those that have preceded it, is designed primarily for use in the woods and in offices concerned with the management of timber land. Managing owners have found it useful, as well as woodsmen of all types of training. It has also played a part in the training of students at forest schools.

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