Communicating Doors

Author: Alan Ayckbourn
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571318274
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Communicating Doors from the Author: Alan Ayckbourn. How Ms Poopay Dayseer, a twenty-first century Specialist Sexual Consultant, whilst peddling her 'services' to an elderly hotel room client unexpectedly finds herself running for her life. How her flight through a communicating door brings her face to face with her own past and with Ruella who apparently died under suspicious circumstances twenty years earlier. And how Poopay's gradual friendship with that remarkable woman changes the future for both of them... A time-travelling comedy thriller, Communicating Doors was published to coincide with the West End opening in 1995.

Building Acoustics And Vibration

Author: Osama A B Hassan
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
ISBN: 9813107413
Size: 35.48 MB
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Building Acoustics And Vibration from the Author: Osama A B Hassan. As a comprehensive reference dedicated to sound and vibration in buildings, Building Acoustics and Vibration addresses the basic and advanced principles that can be used to solve practical and theoretical problems typically encountered in building and architectural acoustic practices. In addition, physical and mathematical concepts are introduced and developed sufficiently to make this publication a self-contained and up-to-date source of information for readers. Building Acoustics and Vibration is a must-have textbook for engineering students, engineers, and consultants involved in the sound, vibrations and building environment. With comprehensibility and versatility in the presentation of knowledge, this highly anticipated publication will easily fill the gap in the literature of building engineering and sciences, which presently lacks an authoritative guide on the theoretical and practical aspects of building acoustics and vibration.

Optimal Design Of Complex Mechanical Systems

Author: Giampiero Mastinu
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540343555
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Optimal Design Of Complex Mechanical Systems from the Author: Giampiero Mastinu. This book presents foundations and practical application of multi-objective optimization methods to Vehicle Design Problems, bolstered with an extensive collection of examples. Opening with a broad theoretical introduction to the optimization of complex mechanical systems and multi-objective optimization methods, the book presents several applications which are extensively exposed here for the first time. The book includes examples of proposed methods to the solution of real vehicle design problems.

British Rail Main Line Locomotives Specification Guide

Author: Pip Dunn
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 1847976425
Size: 47.57 MB
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British Rail Main Line Locomotives Specification Guide from the Author: Pip Dunn. British Rail Main Line Locomotives Specification Guide identifies the major detail differences and livery variations that have appeared on all British Rail, ex-British Rail and privatized railway diesel and electric main line classes from 14 to 92. The book provides a record of the main specifications of each class of locomotive, and details of variations, including: numbers, liveries, headcodes, headlights, wheel arrangements and bogies, brakes, names and - where appropriate - details of refurbishment programmes.Diesel locomotives are a relative newcomer to the railway enthusiast and modelling scenes, and this book brings together information on detail changes in a coherent reference form for the first time, illustrated with photographs of major changes. A useful resource for modellers and those with an interest in the differences that have occurred to the British Rail fleet. Superbly illustrated with around 300 colour photographs.

Common Prostitutes And Ordinary Citizens

Author: J. Laite
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230354211
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Common Prostitutes And Ordinary Citizens from the Author: J. Laite. Between 1885 and 1960, laws and policies designed to repress prostitution dramatically shaped London's commercial sex industry. This book examines how laws translated into street-level reality, explores how women who sold sex experienced criminalization, and charts the complex dimensions of the underground sexual economy in the modern metropolis.

Alias The Saint

Author: Leslie Charteris
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444762664
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Alias The Saint from the Author: Leslie Charteris. Simon Templar is the Saint - daring, dazzling, and just a little disreputable. On the side of the law, but standing outside it, he dispenses his own brand of justice one criminal at a time. In three more classic tales, the Saint continues to push his luck in his own inimitable style. The Story of a Dead Man sees the Saint in a more mundane line of work - running an office and writing letters to the editor - until Inspector Teal comes to investigate the mysterious Mr Vanney and the Saint's real intentions come to light. In The Impossible Crime, a bored Saint tackles a most unlikely mystery: a man who has somehow been shot in a locked room. And in The National Debt Simon Templar stumbles across a remote Welsh inn where a series of strange things is happening . . . another job for the Saint!

Universal Millwork Catalog 1927

Author: Universal Catalog Bureau
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048613864X
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Universal Millwork Catalog 1927 from the Author: Universal Catalog Bureau. Featured items include French doors, windows and sashes, blinds, colonnades, window seats, and other interior and exterior elements. Captions. 326 black-and-white illustrations.

Catalogue No 22

Author: Yale & Towne Manufacturing Company
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Catalogue No 22 from the Author: Yale & Towne Manufacturing Company.