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Bamboo Building Essentials
by Darrel DeBoer and Megan Groth

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C  O  N  T  E  N  T  S

1   Note from the Authors
4   Introduction

12  D e s i g n   P r i n c i p l e s
13  1) Choosing Species
20  2) Growing
22  3) Harvest mature
25  4) Harvest low sugar
28  5) Treatment
30  6) Curing
32  7) Splitting
34  8 ) Don’t Touch Moisture
38  9) Good Hat/Boots
45 10) Shear and Triangles
49 11) Joinery

53  Project Examples

112 pages, color photos on almost every page. See Note From Authors below.

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