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The moor : a journey into the English wilderness

Author: William Atkins, (Editor)
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2015. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Presents the personal journey across our nation's most forbidding and most mysterious terrain. This book takes the reader from south to north, in search of the heart of this elusive landscape.
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Named Person: William Atkins, (Editor)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Atkins, (Editor)
ISBN: 9780571290055 0571290051
OCLC Number: 910177358
Notes: Originally published in 2014 with different subtitle: lives, landscape, literature.
Description: xx, 371 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Prologue: Bishop's Waltham. I. 1. The Monster Meeting: Bodmin Moor ; 2. Less Favoured Areas: Exmoor ; 3. The Abbot's Way: Dartmoor --
II. 4. The Waste: Saddleworth Moor ; 5. The Desert: The Calder Valley ; 6. The Flood: The Haworth Moors ; 7. Blackamore: The North York Moors III. 8. The Watershed: Alston Moor ; 9. The White Lands: The Otterburn Training Area --
Epilogue: Spaunton Moor.
Responsibility: William Atkins.

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Takes the reader from south to north, exploring moorlands. Thsi book shows us that, while the fierce terrains we associate with Wuthering Heights and The Hound of the Baskervilles are very human  Read more...

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