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Wild about Britain : a lifetime of award-winning nature writing

Author: Brian Jackman; Simon Barnes; Jonathan Truss
Publisher: England : Bradt Travel Guides Ltd, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A new collection of award-winning journalist and author Brian Jackman's nature and travel writings from the past 40 years. This is a nationwide celebration of Britain's unspoiled coast and countryside, concentrating in particular on Britain's wildlife and the wild places in which its most spectacular species are found, but also touching on fishing, sailing and the way Britain's history has shaped the landscape.  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Jackman; Simon Barnes; Jonathan Truss
ISBN: 9781784770679 1784770671
OCLC Number: 1008907756
Description: xx, 252 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Home ground --
South --
West & Wales --
East --
North --
Scotland.
Responsibility: Brian Jackman, foreword by Simon Barnes, illustrations by Jonathan Truss.

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Wild About Britain - Holiday reads, travel and nature writing by award-winning journalist Brian Jackman. From Cornwall to Shetland, East Anglia to the Welsh Marches, an 'extended love letter to the  Read more...

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Picked by Stephen Moss for The Guardian's best nature books of 2017 list." Wild About Britain by veteran travel writer Brian Jackman (Bradt) will come as a pleasant surprise to those who know the Read more...

 
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