• Anglický jazyk

Great British Street Names

Autor: Christopher Winn

There are around 800,000 streets in the UK and the name of each one tells a tale. We take them for granted but the choice of name can reveal facts about Britain's history, geography, topography and nature, even its politics and culture. From the most common... Viac o knihe

Predpokladaný dátum vydania: 31.12.2021

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O knihe

There are around 800,000 streets in the UK and the name of each one tells a tale. We take them for granted but the choice of name can reveal facts about Britain's history, geography, topography and nature, even its politics and culture. From the most common names, to the rarest, the funniest to the most notorious, this takes a closer look at our Roads, Avenues, Groves, Gardens, Hills and Lanes. Among the many fascinating facts, find out why the City of London has no "Roads", and where the UK's shortest street name (Rye) is located

  • Vydavateľstvo: Quadrille Publishing Ltd
  • Rok vydania: 2021
  • Formát: Hardback
  • Jazyk: Anglický jazyk
  • ISBN: 9781787137592

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