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Britain underground

Norman Thornber

Britain underground

by Norman Thornber

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Published by Dalesman Publishing Co. Blandford P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Norman Thornber, A.H. and R.D. Stride, J.O. Myers ; maps drawn by Arthur Gemmell.
The Physical Object
Pagination246p.,ill.,14cm
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18754691M

This book is about the civil engineering that created the London Underground, and mostly about the amazing feats of tunnelling that created the network of tunnels beneath the capital. Publisher: Capital Transport Publishing ISBN: . Discover Britain is the perfect way to explore the British Isles. Whether you want destination inspiration or Jump to. Sections of this page. Discovering the Forgotten Underground' book is an intriguing history of disused and re-purposed London Underground .

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  The world's first underground railway opened in to help solve London's traffic problems. By electricity had superseded steam, deep tunnelling had created the 'tube' and the main network was established. This video charts the early achievements, the expansion which created London's suburbs in the 's and 30's, it's distinctive Reviews: Book Description: Asian Underground music-a fusion of South Asian genres with western breakbeats created for the dance club scene by DJs and musicians of Indian, Pakistani, and Bangladeshi descent-went mainstream in the U.K. in the late s.


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