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The Necropolis Railway

Author: Andrew Martin; Hugh Walters
Publisher: Oxford, England : Isis Audio Books, ℗2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A chance encounter leads young Jim Stringer, a railway porter, to move from Yorkshire to London, enticed by the prospect of becoming a railwayman "of the right sort". But when he arrives in the Waterloo of 1903, it is to discover a world of garish pubs, tawdry brothels and mysterious duties.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Martin; Hugh Walters
ISBN: 0753116618 9780753116616
OCLC Number: 173227657
Notes: Complete & unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Hugh Walters.
Description: 6 audiocassettes (470 min.) : analog, stereo, Dolby processed
Responsibility: Andrew Martin.

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A chance encounter leads young Jim Stringer, a railway porter, to move from Yorkshire to London, enticed by the prospect of becoming a railwayman "of the right sort". But when he arrives in the Waterloo of 1903, it is to discover a world of garish pubs, tawdry brothels and mysterious duties.

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