ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD RAFTER
Old English ræfter; related to Old Saxon rehter, Old Norse raptr, Old High German rāvo.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RAFTER»
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Shots in the Mirror: Crime Films and Society
Shots in the Mirror begins with an overview of the history of crime films and the emergence of various genres, surveying important films from the silent era, the early gangster films of the '30s, classic film noir, the work of Hitchcock, ...
The Complete Whitewater Rafter
This book has everything you need to become adept at river running."--Doug Tims, President, Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association "The rafting community has been waiting a long time for a book like The Complete Whitewater Rafter.
Creating Born Criminals
But Creating Born Criminals is much more than a look at the past.
The Criminal Brain: Understanding Biological Theories of Crime
In The Criminal Brain, well-known criminologist Nicole Rafter traces the sometimes violent history of these criminological theories and provides an introduction to current biological theories of crime, or biocriminology, with predictions of ...
Criminology Goes to the Movies: Crime Theory and Popular Culture
The first work to bring a systematic and sophisticated criminological perspective to bear on crime films, Rafter and Brown's book provides a fresh way of looking at cinema, using the concepts and analytical tools of criminology to uncover ...
Nicole Hahn Rafter, Michelle Brown, 2011
Residential Construction Academy: Carpentry
Based on industry standards developed by the National Association of Home Builders and its Home Builders Institute, this comprehensive text covers the essentials of residential construction carpentry, including tools and materials, rough ...
This tutorial and reference manual assumes that readers have a basic knowledge of statistics and a familiarity with Maple. * When a statistical concept is introduced, the appropriate Maple syntax is provided along with a straightforward, ...
John Arthur Rafter, Martha L. Abell, James P. Braselton, 2003
Carpentry and Building Construction: A Do-It-Yourself Guide
GETTING APPROXIMATE RAFTER LENGTH The approximate length of a rafter
can be found by locating the total rise in feet and total run in feet on the body and
tongue of the framing square (see 13-4). Each inch represents one foot. In 13-4 ...
Set the framing square to the cut of the rafter (8 inches and 17 inches) on the
upper edge, and measure off one-half the thickness of the rafter from the edge
along the body of the square. If the rafter is to be backed, a line drawn through
Principles of Home Inspection: Systems and Standards
IMPLICATIONS STRATEGY Not Sagging Sheathing Rafters Pulling Away from
Ridge Hip and Valley Rafter Lower Roof Level Sees Snow Drifts Expect Some
Sag IMPLICATIONS STRATEGY Leaning Walls Gap Between Wall and Soffit
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RAFTER»
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is used in the context of the following news items.
Why Nick Kyrgios cannot represent Australia in Davis Cup again
And in recent times it was the patriotism imposed by Rafter and Lleyton, not to dismiss the contribution of the Woodies and Frommy and the like. It was all about ... «NEWS.com.au, Jul 15»
Bernard Tomic has `hit rock bottom` after arrest: Pat Rafter
Australian tennis great Pat Rafter says Bernard Tomic has "probably hit rock bottom" after the troubled 22-year-old was arrested in the US overnight for loud ... «Zee News, Jul 15»
Nick Kyrgios hits out at Pat Rafter as Australian tennis rift deepens
Nick Kyrgios has come out in defence of Bernard Tomic, accusing Pat Rafter of being negative after the Tennis Australia performance director had responded to ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
Tomic slams 'disrespectful' Tennis Australia, 'actor' Rafter
Bernard Tomic launched a blistering tirade against Tennis Australia and its head of performance Pat Rafter after his third round exit at Wimbledon on Friday. «Reuters, Jul 15»
Thanasi Kokkinakis is next Australian tennis pin-up boy, says Pat …
Kokkinakis faces Argentine Leonardo Mayer on Monday in his long-awaited Wimbledon main-draw debut with former world No.1s John Newcombe, Pat Rafter ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jun 15»
Pat Rafter hits back but won't intervene in Bernard Tomic Davis Cup …
Pat Rafter admits it will be a shame if Bernard Tomic walks out on Australia's Davis Cup team, but says the 22-year-old is old enough to make his own decisions. «Sydney Morning Herald, Jun 15»
Body of missing rafter found in Triplet Falls, identified
DINOSAUR, Colo. — A body of a missing rafter was found on Monday afternoon by a search and rescue team at Triplet Falls, after a rafting group over turned ... «FOX31 Denver, Jun 15»
Body recovered of missing 11-year-old rafter
SALIDA - The body of boy was recovered from the Arkansas River near Salida is that of the missing 11-year-old rafter Drake Durkee of Golden. The body was ... «9NEWS.com, Jun 15»
Rafter drowns in Colorado River near Glenwood Springs
(AP) — A rafter on the Colorado River has died after falling out of a raft near Glenwood Springs. The Post Independent reports (http://bit.ly/1GiGGEc ) that the ... «The Denver Post, Jun 15»
Rafter dies in Sultan River
The fourth rafter was recovered by the Snohomish Sheriff's Office's Dive/Marine Unit about 3 miles down-river. The others on the raft, two women and one man, ... «KIRO Seattle, Apr 15»