This is a New Zealand book.
Chapter 1 describes woodwork tools and their use.
Chapter 2 deals with timber from the tree to its processing and use
Subsequent chapters are on joints, manufactured boards (plywood, coreboards particle board and fibreboard), technical terms, cabinetwork (including construction, hardware, veneering and finishing etc), practical design and projects for practical work, safety, woodworking machines and building work (foundations, wall framing, roofing, joinery, exterior trim to windows, doors and eaves, interior finish, steps, and concreting etc...)
Hardback, 3rd edition 1986(68), 373pages, very good condition,