Suck, Don't Blow

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Michael O'Mara, 1998 - Technology & Engineering - 180 pages
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Launched in 1906, the Puffing Billy was an elaborate machine and the equivalent would cost #2000 to buy in the 1990s. This text follows the chain of false starts and ingenious ideas which have evolved around the modern-day vacuum cleaner.

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Contents

Acknowledgements
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How Our Clothes Came To Be Shaken
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A gentleman should smell of nothing
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Copyright

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