CONTENTS:- Part 1 - Felling, conversion and disposal of Timber. Part 2 - Anatomical structure and technical properties of wood. Part 3 - Uses of Wood. Part 4 - Wood improvement and physical and chemical treatment. Part 5 - Minor Forest Products. Part 6 - Forest based industries.
The subject of forest utilization deals principally with the process of harvesting, converting, disposing and utilization of forest produce and other sources of forests. The need for a book on the subject has long been felt. The author, who has a long teaching experience, ahs now written a comprehensive book taking into account the needs for a course of instruction in various utilization aspects of forest products. the book will not only be an essential text for forestry college and university students, but will also be invaluable to the practising and professional forester.