Woodworking Books

Last updated: November 2005

Categories

  • Begin Here !
  • Essentials
  • Tools; power and hand
  • Finishing
  • Styles, Reproductions
  • Design
  • Timber Framing
  • Japan and Asia
  • Antiques
  • Metalworking
  • Others
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    Begin Here

    Some essential books for any woodworker.

    Other books to look at

    Essentials

    Canonical books that every woodworker should have.

    Finishing

    Tools

    Power Tools

    • Bandsaw Handbook Front cover image Mark Duginske 1989 Sterling Publishing 0806963980

      Useful section on blade selection too.

      Buy it now Amazon USA Amazon UK
    • The Accurate Table Saw: Simple Jigs and Safe Setups Front cover image Ian Kirby 1998 Lyons and Burford 0964399954
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    Hand Tools

    Fitting out the workshop

    Design

    Styles

    Shaker

    CraftsmanGustav Stickley's 'Als-ik-kan' trademark

    Historical Design

    Timber Framing

    Japan

    Antiques

    Metalworking

    Others

    Just some other books I've been impressed with