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The Resource Estuary : out from London to the sea, Rachel Lichtenstein

Estuary : out from London to the sea, Rachel Lichtenstein

Label
Estuary : out from London to the sea
Title
Estuary
Title remainder
out from London to the sea
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Lichtenstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An immersive, intimate journey into the world of the Thames Estuary and the people who spend their lives there. The Thames Estuary is one of the world's great deltas, providing passage in and out of London for millennia. It is silted up with the memories and artefacts of past voyages. It is the habitat for an astonishing range of wildlife. And for the people who live and work on the estuary, it is a way of life unlike any other - one most would not trade for anything, despites its dangers. Rachel Lichtenstein has travelled the length and breadth of the estuary many times and in many vessels, from hardy tug boats to stately pleasure cruisers to an inflatable dinghy. And during these crossing she has gathered an extraordinary chorus of voices: mudlarkers and fishermen, radio pirates and champion racers, the men who risk their lives out on the water and the women who wait on the shore
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lichtenstein, Rachel
Dewey number
  • 942.1
  • 942.1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lichtenstein, Rachel
  • Thames River Estuary (England)
  • Thames River Estuary (England)
  • History
Label
Estuary : out from London to the sea, Rachel Lichtenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Hamish Hamilton, 2016
  • Map on inside cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780141018539
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9780141018539
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
Estuary : out from London to the sea, Rachel Lichtenstein
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Hamish Hamilton, 2016
  • Map on inside cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780141018539
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9780141018539
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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