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19%OFFStephen Wade - Lost to the Sea: Britain's Vanished Coastal Communities: The Yorkshire Coast & Holderness - 9781473893436 - V9781473893436
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Lost to the Sea: Britain's Vanished Coastal Communities: The Yorkshire Coast & Holderness

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Description for Lost to the Sea: Britain's Vanished Coastal Communities: The Yorkshire Coast & Holderness Paperback. Recounts the history of the Yorkshire coast and its lost communities through the centuries Num Pages: 128 pages, 30 illustrations. BIC Classification: HBTB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Once there was a Roman settlement on what is now Filey Brig. In Holderness, a prosperous town called Ravenser saw kings and princes on its soil, and its progress threatened the good people of Grimsby. But the Romans and the Ravenser folk are long gone, as are their streets and buildings sunk beneath the hungry waves of what was once the German Ocean. _Lost to the Sea: The Yorkshire Coast & Holderness_ tells the story of the small towns and villages that were swallowed up by the North Sea. Old maps show an alarming number of such places that ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
Number of Pages
124
Place of Publication
Barnsley, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781473893436
SKU
V9781473893436
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99-1

About Stephen Wade
Stephen Wade is a biographer and social historian, usually known for his writing on crime history. Here he turns his historian s eye to the coast of his home county. He has lived close to the Humber for many years, and worked in Hull for over a decade, but never written about this area until now. His most recent books ... Read more

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