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Burton, Anthony 1934-

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Works: 132 works in 542 publications in 3 languages and 10,216 library holdings
Genres: History  Guidebooks  Biography  Fiction  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Commentator
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Publications by Anthony Burton
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Most widely held works by Anthony Burton
Josiah Wedgwood : a biography by Anthony Burton( Book )
7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 673 libraries worldwide
The canal builders by Anthony Burton( Book )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
The rise & fall of King Cotton by Anthony Burton( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Rural France : the people, places, and character of the Frenchman's France by John Ardagh( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Dutch and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Een streeksgewijze belichting van het Franse platteland
The railway builders by Anthony Burton( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
There are many books on railway history, but few publications on how railways were constructed. Railway Builders tells the remarkable story of how the promoters, engineers and contractors worked together to build the national network. It is also the story of the extraordinary army of men who did the hard, physical work - the railway navvies. These itinerant workers lived rough and were capable of immense feats of physical strength as they dug their way from one end of the country to the other
Remains of a revolution by Anthony Burton( Book )
21 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Embrace of the butcher by Anthony Burton( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and French and held by 244 libraries worldwide
The National Trust guide to our industrial past by Anthony Burton( Book )
6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
Solo : self-portrait of an undercover cop by Anthony Schiano( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
The rise & fall of British shipbuilding by Anthony Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
This is the story of how, from modest beginnings, Britain rose throughout the 19th century to become the greatest shipbuilding nation in the world. It begins with the age of sail, then moves on to the days of iron-hulled steamers. It shows how conflicts arose between the traditional shipwrights and the new men who came from the metal industries, leading to the infamous demarcation disputes. It is also the story of men like Brunel and Armstrong, geniuses who were always looking for change and development. It is also the story of decline in the 20th century, when yards were no longer as inn
The coventry option by Anthony Burton( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Cotswold Way by Anthony Burton( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
The miners by Anthony Burton( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Wilderness Britain by Anthony Burton( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
The railway empire by Anthony Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
The Ridgeway by Anthony Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Industrial archaeological sites of Britain by Anthony Burton( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
The Orient Express : the history of the Orient-Express service from 1883 to 1950 by Anthony Burton( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Richard Trevithick : giant of steam by Anthony Burton( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Back door Britain by Anthony Burton( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
 
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Burton Tony
Burton, Tony 1934-
バートン, アンソニー
Languages
English (183)
French (2)
Dutch (1)
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