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0007341377
Hardback:Atlantic : a vast ocean of a million stories /:2010 Atlantic : a vast ocean of a million stories /
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Author: Winchester, Simon.
Publication year: 2010
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: HarperPress,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 0007341377 9780007341375 (hbk): 0007341377 : 9780007341375 :
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In a narrative tour de force, Simon Winchester dramatises the life story of the Atlantic Ocean, from its birth in the farther recesses of geological time to its eventual extinction millions of years in the future.
The epic life story of the Atlantic Ocean from the bestselling author, Simon Winchester.
Reviews for Krakatoa 'Bracingly apocalyptic stuff: atmospheric, chock full of information and with a constantly escalating sense of pace and tension' Sunday Telegraph 'Gripping. Takes us right to the heart of the worst natural disaster in recorded history. Winchester makes an excellent companion' Daily Telegraph 'Splendid. Lively, pacy, riveting. We learn a great deal and Winchester, storyteller to the core, wears his erudition lightly' Spectator 'Winchester proves himself not just a fine researcher and storyteller, but also a gifted stylist. He is the perfect narrator for such a catastrophe' Observer.
In a narrative tour de force, Simon Winchester dramatises the life story of the Atlantic Ocean, from its birth in the farther recesses of geological time to its eventual extinction millions of years in the future.
Pages xiv, 498 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
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Author: Winchester, Simon.
Year 2002.
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Penguin,
Resource type: Physical
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DAISY:The map that changed the world : the tale of William Smith and the birth of a science:2005.
Author: Winchester, Simon.
Year 2005.
Language: English
Media class: DAISY
Publisher: Chivers Audio,
Resource type: Physical
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Paperback:Exactly : how precision engineers created the modern world:2019.
Author: Winchester, Simon.
Year 2019.
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Catalogue
Publisher: William Collins,
Resource type: Physical
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Paperback:The men who united the States:2014.
Author: Winchester, Simon.
Year 2014.
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: William Collins,
Resource type: Physical
xxv, 463 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 20 cm.
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Hardback:Pacific : the ocean of the future:2015.
Author: Winchester, Simon.
Year 2015.
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Content type: Catalogue
Publisher: William Collins,
Resource type: Physical
xiv, 492 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 24 cm.
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Paperback:Krakatoa : the day the world exploded, 27 August 1883:2004.
Author: Winchester, Simon.
Year 2004.
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin,
Resource type: Physical
xiii, 432 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
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