"A thorough rundown of the various types of roof currently in use, with easy -to-read diagrams to make sense of it all … particularly useful if you have a tricky space to convert." (Build It, December 2008)
"easy to read and concise … an excellent book" (Building Engineer)
This book provides practical guidance on the design and construction of timber roofs, featuring numerous detail drawings. It includes information on loft to attic room conversion.
The new edition has been updated to cover the latest changes to the British Regulations and extended coverage of roof attic construction.
About the Author
Chris Mindham, BSc is a Director at Bassett & Findley, Wellingborough.
Anorectal Malformations in Children This multiauthor book is an update on the science and surgery of malformations of the rectum and anus. It carries on Douglas Stephens’ book “Congenital Malformations of the Rectum, Anus, and Genito-urinary Tracts” published in 1963. This first book, which deals exclusively with malformations of the lower end of the digestive and... Handbook of Mathematical Methods in Imaging (Springer Reference)
The Handbook of Mathematical Methods in Imaging provides a comprehensive treatment of the mathematical techniques used in imaging science. The material is grouped into two central themes, namely, Inverse Problems (Algorithmic Reconstruction) and Signal and Image Processing. Each section within the themes covers applications (modeling),...
Neural Networks: A Systematic Introduction One of the well-springs of mathematical inspiration has been the continuing attempt to formalize human thought. From the syllogisms of the Greeks, through all of logic and probability theory, cognitive models have led to beautiful mathematics and wide ranging application. But mental processes have proven to be more complex than any of the formal... Biology Demystified (TAB Demystified) Guide to understanding basic and applied scientific information, for those who've had not formal training in biology. Includes more than 150 illustrations, a pronunciation guide, self-tests, and reviews. Softcover. DLC: Biology.
UNDERSTAND BIOLOGY -- WITHOUT DISSECTING ANYTHING!
If you're years removed...
Mike and Phani's Essential C++ Techniques
C++ is the language of choice for developing the most sophisticated Windows programs, but it is filled with hidden traps for the unwary. Mike Hyman and Phani Vaddadi's no-nonsense book helps C++ programmers avoid these traps by providing invaluable techniques gleaned from a combined 30 years of...