For quite some time I have been writing a book on the craft of cost estimating for historic restoration work. It seems like as good a thing as any to do when there is not enough work to keep me away from writing. Some of you may have unknowingly already read portions of the book. This particular chapter I had to fight with quite a bit before I got it to lay down. You can read and hear me reading it in audio while you read it here:
007 Metabolic Rates, Speed and Consumption
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