Tool Book: The Australian Companion to over 200 Hand Tools The

Author(s): DK Australia


A complete visual guide with more than 800 images, The Tool Bookpays homage to generations of craftsmanship, ingenuity and know-how. Clear photography and illustrations present more than 200 hand tools from every angle, showing you how to use and care for them, why each tool is right for the job and why it deserves pride of place in your collection. Featuring 14 Australian artisans and a foreword by Nick Offerman, The Tool Bookis the only tool-lovers guide you will ever need.

With contributions from Adrian Potter (SA), Aiden McKinnon (Cut Throat Knives, VIC), Amanda Dziedzic (VIC), Danial Lawton (Permaculture Tools, QLD), Greg Stirling (VIC), Hugh McCarthy (HR McCarthy Furniture & Joinery, VIC), Jeff Donne (Spoonsmith, NSW), Lachlan Park (LP Woodwork, VIC), Luke Mills (VIC), Michael Drinkwater (Hand Forged Tools, VIC), Nathan Day (WA), Terry Gordon (HNT Gordon & Co., NSW), Travis Blandford (Grafa, VIC) and Will Marx (QLD).

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780143769866
  • : Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Incorporated
  • : Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Incorporated
  • : May 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : DK Australia
  • : Hardback
  • : 256