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The Classic Hewn-Log House: A Step-by-Step Guide to Building and Restoring Charles McRaven

The Classic Hewn-Log House: A Step-by-Step Guide to Building and Restoring

Charles McRaven

Published March 29th 2005
ISBN : 9781580175906
Paperback
208 pages
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 About the Book 

Author Charles McRaven knows log houses from the inside out, and from the outside in. He restored his first log house in 1946, at the age of eleven. Since then he has built and restored hewn-log houses all over the United States, and he is consideredMoreAuthor Charles McRaven knows log houses from the inside out, and from the outside in. He restored his first log house in 1946, at the age of eleven. Since then he has built and restored hewn-log houses all over the United States, and he is considered the nation’s foremost authority on the topic. In The Classic Log-Hewn House, McRaven covers everything you need to know to build your own log house, from selecting a site and hewing the first log to laying the last chimney stone and putting in electricity. Clear illustrations accompany the text throughout, and a full-color gallery of finished structures will inspire you to get started.