The 1987 storm

impacts and responses

Author: Arnold John Grayson,Great Britain. Forestry Commission

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 46

View: 6322

This Bulletin chronicles the meteorological events of the Oct. 16, 1987 storm that struck Southeast England, and records the nature and scale of damage and the administrative action taken.

Kent: 1925-1949

Author: Bob Ogley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 200

View: 1661

The British Isles

A Trivia Gazetteer

Author: Paul Anthony Jones

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW

ISBN: 0857658158

Category: Reference

Page: 384

View: 3090

Did you know... ...that the oldest tree in Wales is a yew in Llangernyw in Conwy, thought to be around 4,000 years old? ... that London is one of only three cities worldwide to have hosted both the Olympic and Commonwealth Games? ... that Ebenezer Place in Wick, Caithness, is officially recognised as the shortest street in the world, at a mere 206 cm (81 in.) in length? From a Scottish waterfall three times the height of Niagara Falls to the last foreign invasion of Britain and the birthplace of the first Oscar-winning Welshman, The British Isles: A Trivia Gazetteer brings together hundreds of remarkable facts and feats each pertaining to a different location from across Britain and Ireland. As much an accessible and informative reference book as it is an entertaining miscellany, it aims to expand our knowledge of these extraordinary islands while uncovering and celebrating some of their most remarkable people and places.

Whitaker's Britain

Author: Laura Whitaker,Whitaker's

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1472903056

Category: History

Page: 192

View: 5291

With extracts taken from the extensive Whitaker's archive, Whitaker's Britain provides a unique historical perspective of the last 150 years, featuring remarkable anecdotes, facts and figures from the extraordinary Whitaker's Almanack archive.

The Hidden Places of England

Author: Barbara Vesey

Publisher: Travel Publishing (UK)

ISBN: 9781902007434

Category: England

Page: 844

View: 9283

An easy to use travel guide noted for its wealth of interesting geographical and historical information and by its concentration on the more secluded and less well-known visitor attractions and places to eat and stay, while, of course, covering the more established places of interest. Includes line drawings of each place, addresses and telephone numbers .

Country Life

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Country life

Page: N.A

View: 7061

The International Who's Who in Popular Music 2002

Author: Andy Gregory

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9781857431612

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 594

View: 7354

TheInternational Who's Who in Popular Music 2002offers comprehensive biographical information covering the leading names on all aspects of popular music. It brings together the prominent names in pop music as well as the many emerging personalities in the industry, providing full biographical details on pop, rock, folk, jazz, dance, world and country artists. Over 5,000 biographical entries include major career details, concerts, recordings and compositions, honors and contact addresses. Wherever possible, information is obtained directly from the entrants to ensure accuracy and reliability. Appendices include details of record companies, management companies, agents and promoters. The reference also details publishers, festivals and events and other organizations involved with music.

Besessen

Roman

Author: Antonia S. Byatt

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783458357582

Category:

Page: 631

View: 2158

Sturmschäden im Wald

Author: Hubertus Schmidtke,Hans-Ulrich Scherrer

Publisher: vdf Hochschulverlag AG

ISBN: 9783728124005

Category:

Page: 38

View: 8004

Angst und Schrecken in Las Vegas

Eine wilde Reise in das Herz des Amerikanischen Traumes

Author: Hunter S. Thompson

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641102510

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 4062

Ein journalistischer Auftrag, bei dem Raoul Duke von seinem Anwalt Dr. Gonzo begleitet wird, führt zu einem unglaublichen Trip, der eine ganze Generation geprägt hat. Mit Johnny Depp und Benicio Del Toro von Terry Gilliam kongenial verfilmt, bleibt Hunter S. Thompsons schonungslose Beschreibung des Drogenkonsums und der radikalen Freiheitssuche der 60er bis heute unerreicht.