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In medieval English residences and derivatives, a fixed screen projecting from the side of a great hall, near a door, to mitigate drafts and to screen the door’s entrance.
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Morgan declined to comment on whether McCoy and Lawrence have contributed payment to the Speer award.
Speer carries a copy of jurist Sir Edward Coke's report of the court's decision in his briefcase.
Speer emphasizes the importance of establishing a strong aesthetic for a gallery.
En su proposito de entender la naturaleza de la relacion entre Hitler y Speer, Gitta Sereny se ocupo de establecer contactos cercanos con quienes rodearon a Speer durante los anos en los que sirvio como arquitecto y como ministro de Armamentos del Tercer Reich.
Beyond solid backup solutions for his clients, Speer knows that in order to deliver solid SLAs, his disaster recovery ability has to be on a strong footing.
Although the waterblasting pumps are rated for up to 40,000 psi, Speer said the company typically operates the units at 10,000-15,000 psi.
Harrogate Magistrates' Court was told Speer had been drinking wine at the wake of "a very close friend" in North Rigton, near Harrogate, but decided he was still fit to drive the short distance home.
It's not the 950 fps Speer promises for a 3 1/2-inch gun, but 900 fps out of a compact pistol like the EMP is cracking good performance and nothing to sneer at.
Early on, Speer tested Spandau's security by placing a folded sheet of toilet paper under his bed.
FULL Monty star Hugo Speer has split with his actress girlfriend Christine Tremarco.
Joel Agee's otherwise excellent review of Speer Und Er [January] leaves the impression that the film breaks new ground in exposing Albert Speer's duplicity, but most of what the film shows has been revealed in print for years.