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An Ax to Grind: A Practical Ax Manual

Selected References

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Andrews, Ralph W. 1984. This was logging! Selected photographs of Darius Kinsey. ISBN: 0–88740–035–3. Exton, PA: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. 157 p.

Andrews, Ralph W. Glory days of logging. Copyright Superior Publishing Co., MCMLVI, Seattle, WA. New York: Bonanza Books. 176 p.

Berg, Elizabet, ed. 1997. The axe book. ISBN: 91–970447–6–8. Sweden: Gränsfors Bruks AB. 36 p.

Bohn, Dave. 1986. Kinsey, photographer. ISBN: 0–87701–287–3. San Francisco: Chronicle Books. 319 p.

Fickes, Clyde P.; Groben, W. Ellis. 1945. Building with logs. Publ. No. 579. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department Of Agriculture. 68 p.

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Goodman, W. L. 1964. The history of woodworking tools. London: G. Bell and Sons. 208 p.

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