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Types of Wood?

After playing around on Amazon and google, I was wondering if anybody has suggests on a good book. That describes the different types of woods, has good pictures of the wood and there uses. Thanks.

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Check out phinds site. I'd give a link if i knew how.
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Can't help you with a book, but here is the link to phinds site:

http://www.hobbithouseinc.com/personal/woodpics/

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Phind's site has the best selection of species and pictures.

If you want a book about wood, start with Bruce Hoadley.

Understanding wood.
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/s/Unde...mkwid=24400643

Identifying wood. I have this one. Well worth reading.
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/s/Iden...mkwid=23629300
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