1. Wood – Malaysia – Identification 2. Timber – Malaysia – Identification 3. Lumber trade – Malaysia The book consists of five main headings starting with an introduction and objective, and some explanatory notes on the use of the book. For better understanding of the terms used, a glossary is provided, followed by a chapter on the guide to wood identification. The most important part of the book is perhaps the dichotomous key and the photo macrographs of the wood which will provide guidance to the user when carrying out wood identification.