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Riassunto: The emergence of smuggling during the 18th & 19th century forms much of the history of the coastline of the British Isles, & the traditional image of the smuggler has intrigued historians & fiction-writers alike for decades. In this history, Platt explores the captivating story of smuggling in 18th & 19th century Britain.
About the Author: Richard Platt is a maritime historian who has written over 60 books. He has appeared in a Meridian TV series on smuggling, and on BBC's 'Inspirational Britain', as well as taking part in BBC radio's 'Kaleidoscope' and 'Word of Mouth'. More recently, he worked as a costume consultant for the Disney feature film 'Pirates of the Caribbean II'. He lives with his wife in Kent.
Titolo: Smuggling in the British Isles: A History
Casa editrice: Tempus Publishing Ltd
Data di pubblicazione: 2007
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Tempus Publishing Ltd, 2007. Condizione libro: Good. UK ed.. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP38291958
Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. Codice libro della libreria PL01564737B
Descrizione libro Tempus, 2007. Hard Cover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. a history. illustrated. Codice libro della libreria 016881
Descrizione libro Tempus Publishing., Stroud,Gloucestershire, U.K., 2007. Hard Cover. Condizione libro: As New. Condizione sovraccoperta: As New. First Edition. Tells the story of the extraordinary emergence of smuggling in the eighteenth & nineteenth centuries along the coastline of the British Isles.History comes alive in this vividly written story by maritime specialist Richard Platt. BOOK DETAILS: In pristine condition with little evidence of wear. Inside the pages are crisp, clean & white with no obvious indication of use. The contents are clean, tight and sound throughout. The boards are clean and unmarked, with only minimal wear.The lettering on the spine is clear and bright.The dust wrapper is not price clipped and shows only minor shelf-wear.No signs of previous ownership (no previous ownership inscriptions). Book is in 'as new' (mint) unread condition. Both the book and the wrapper are immaculate.A very attractive/desirable copy. Illustrated. 223pp. (incl. index). The unpacked weight of this book is approx. 490g. (Please note: books that weigh over 1kg. (1000g) when packed, will exceed the quoted postage rate to overseas destinations). This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and promptly dispatched by The Book Collector (Established:1993). ***Prompt professional service - satisfaction guaranteed.*** Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Codice libro della libreria 6621
Descrizione libro Tempus Publishing Ltd, 2007. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Good. 1st Edition. Book and dust jacket in good condition. Price unclipped. Inscribed by Author(s). Codice libro della libreria 002790