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De Lepeleire, G. et al. A Woodstove Compendium. Eindhoven, Netherlands: Eindhoven Institute of Technology: Woodburning Stove Group, 1981. (the compendium is a 23MB pdf, and is hosted on their server)

The Compendium pulls together information of the types of stoves that were used in developing regions in 1981, and adds a chapter on their engineering and design to help you understand the features of the stoves and the complexities of the problems that are addressed by them.

"It is our contention that a wood stove, in spite of its apparent simplicity, is not a trivial piece of engineering."

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A Woodstove Compendium. Eindhoven, Netherlands: Eindhoven Institute of Technology: Woodburning Stove Group, 1981.

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© 1981 Eindhoven Institute of TechnologyLevis X Jordan 6