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The Thames : a cultural history

Author: Mick Sinclair
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Series: Landscapes of the imagination.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Through quiet meadows, rolling hills, leafy suburbia, industrial sites, and a changing London riverside, Mick Sinclair tracks the Thames from source to sea, documenting internationally known landmarks such as Tower Bridge and Windsor Castle and revealing lesser known features such as Godstow Abbey, Canvey Island, the Sandford Lasher, and George Orwell's tranquil grave."--BOOK JACKET.
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Genre/Form: History
Local history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mick Sinclair
ISBN: 9780195314922 0195314921
OCLC Number: 77520502
Description: xxx, 251 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1. meandering river. p. 1. Pt. 2. river of change. p. 35. Pt. 3. London's river. p. 79. Pt. 4. widening river. p. 197.
Series Title: Landscapes of the imagination.
Responsibility: Mick Sinclair.
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"Through quiet meadows, rolling hills, leafy suburbia, industrial sites, and a changing London riverside, Mick Sinclair tracks the Thames from source to sea, documenting internationally known landmarks such as Tower Bridge and Windsor Castle and revealing lesser known features such as Godstow Abbey, Canvey Island, the Sandford Lasher, and George Orwell's tranquil grave."--BOOK JACKET.

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