Wood products used for residential repair and remodeling in the United States, 1991
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Wood products used for residential repair and remodeling in the United States, 1991 by David B. McKeever

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory in Madison, WI (One Gifford Pinchot Dr., Madison 53705-2398) .
Written in English


  • Forest products -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Dwellings -- United States -- Maintenance and repair -- Statistics

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StatementDavid B. McKeever, Robert G. Anderson.
SeriesResource bulletin FPL -- RB-19., Resource bulletin FPL -- 19.
ContributionsAnderson, Robert G. 1923-, Forest Products Laboratory (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination25 p. :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17603146M

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