Passive ventilation
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Passive ventilation a method of controllable natural ventilation of housing. by A. I. Gaze

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Published by Timber Research and Development Association in High Wycombe .
Written in English

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SeriesResearch report -- 12/86, Research report (Timber Research and Development Association) -- 12/86.
ContributionsTimber Research and Development Association.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13962459M

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