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Commercial Rattans of Kerala

Dr. C.Renuka , Dr. K. M. Bhat
Size: Softbound; 18 x 24 cm
Pages: 26
Year: 2002
Price: Rs.50/ $10
ISBN : ISBN 81-85041-34-2
Publisher: KFRI
Status: Available

This publication on the rattan resources utilised in Kerala includes the methods for easy identification of the species with its anatomical and structural properties. A short description on the strength properties of nine species of rattans from the Western Ghats, North Eastern States and Andaman Islands used as raw material for making furniture as well as handicraft items is given. This book will be very useful to the manufacturers of cane furniture and handicraft and traders.