Carpentry, some tricks of the trade by Bob Syvanen

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Published by East Woods Press in Charlotte, N.C .

Written in English

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  • House construction.,
  • Carpentry.

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StatementBob Syvanen.
LC ClassificationsTH4811 .S97 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4271178M
ISBN 100914788477
LC Control Number81017350

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