Port of London Through Time download free [PDF and Ebook] by Geoff Lunn

Port of London Through Time download free [PDF and Ebook] by Geoff Lunn year 2012
  • Book name: Port of London Through Time
  • Author: Geoff Lunn
  • Release date: 2012/6/2
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Transportation
  • ISBN: 9781445602547
  • Rating: 9.68 of 10
  • Votes: 242
  • Review by: Itzayana Boatwright
  • Review rating: 8.52 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/21
  • Total pages: 96
  • Includes a PDF summary of 10 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Until the middle of the twentieth century, the Port of London was the busiest in the world. A long, slow decline set in, as ships grew larger and numerous seamen's strikes and the advent of containerisation decimated the docks. Everything moved downriver and the Port of Tilbury grew to cope with the demand, while the docks in London itself declined and were closed. Some have been filled in, others converted to other uses, with London City Airport and Canary Wharf being built on converted docklands. Geoff Lunn tells the story of the Port of London, from the Pool of London to Tilbury and Gravesend, using a combination of images, both old and modern. Inside are views of the redevelopment and changing face of the docklands areas.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 6H27M11S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Local History, Ships & Shipping, Transportation Books, Military History, Photographs: Collections, Modern History To 20th Century: C 1700 To C 1900, Photographic
  • Available formats: DOC, TIFF, DOCX, PDF, EPUB, RB, WORD, TXT. Compressed in TZO, ZIP, 7Z, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.81 USD
  • Dimensions: 165x234x7.87mm
  • Weight: 305g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Chalford, United Kingdom

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