R B Hoadley

Bruce Hoadley holds a bachelor's degree in forestry and a PhD in wood technology from Yale University. He is a former University of Massachusetts at Amherst professor of wood science and technology. He advises for museums on a regular basis and testifies as an expert witness in court. Understanding Wood (The Taunton Press, 1980, 2000) and Identifying Wood (The Taunton Press, 1990) are two of his other books.