The Naked Shore: Of the North sea download free [PDF and Ebook] by Tom Blass

The Naked Shore: Of the North sea download free [PDF and Ebook] by Tom Blass year 2017
  • Book name: The Naked Shore: Of the North sea
  • Author: Tom Blass
  • Release date: 2017/3/9
  • Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9781408834039
  • Rating: 8.28 of 10
  • Votes: 278
  • Review by: Harper Davila
  • Review rating: 9.24 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/12
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 28 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Saturnine and quick-tempered, the formidable North Sea is often overlooked - even by those living within a stone's throw of its steel-grey waters. But as playground, theatre of war and cultural crossing-point, it has shaped the world in myriad ways, forged villains and heroes, and determined the fates of nations. It's not all grim, though: the seaside holiday was born on North Sea beaches, and artists, poets and writers have been as equally inspired by glinting sun on the wave-tops as they have the drama of a winter storm. With a wry eye and a warm coat, Tom Blass travels the edges of the North Sea meeting fishermen, artists, bomb disposal experts, burgermeisters - and those who have found themselves flung to the sea's perimeters quite by chance. In doing so he attempts to piece together its manifold histories and to reveal truths, half-truths and fictions otherwise submerged...
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H10M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: General & World History, Sociology: Customs & Traditions, Travel Writing, British & Irish History, Memoirs, Journalistic Style Guides, Social & Cultural History
  • Available formats: PDF, WORD, TCR, EPUB, RB, TXT, LRF, DOC. Compressed in XZ, ZIP, CBZ, RAR, CBC
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.60 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x25mm
  • Weight: 226g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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