With more than 40 skill building lessons, “Intarsia Woodworking for Beginners” takes the reader on a journey from the concepts and basics of working with an intarsia pattern, cutting, sanding, gluing, creating a backer board and finishing, to techniques that will take a project to the next level, such as staining, shims, overlays, laminations, wood…


This book describes a practical solution to the lack of basic sanitation facilities in the form of a ‘Sanplat’: a specially designed concrete platform which can be installed easily in rural latrines to improve sanitation and safety. It has footrests to help users find the right position to avoid fouling the latrine; the drop hole…