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Minecraft For Dummies by Jesse Stay

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Chapter 4

Discovering Blocks and Items

In This Chapter

arrow Exploring the Wooden Age, Looting Age, and Stone Age

arrow Finding detailed information about blocks and items

arrow Using the furnace

arrow Building an effective house

This chapter serves as a guide to the basic components of Survival mode, which you need to know when you’re just starting out. This chapter includes information on the Wooden, Looting, and Stone ages (or phases of the game), as well as details on how to use the furnace and where to store all your items. In Peaceful mode, you can skip the Looting Age, but you’ll still want to take advantage of discovering all the items and blocks available in the other ages to further their game.

tip.eps If you’re interested in finding out more detailed information about other blocks and items, see Chapter 9; more recipes are in the appendix, and images and detailed crafting recipes are in the bonus appendix. ...

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