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Attention All Shipping: A Journey Round the Shipping Forecast (Radio 4 Book of the Week)
Attention All Shipping A Journey Round the Shipping Forecast - Radio 4 Book of the Week
Author: Charlie Connelly
This solemn, rhythmic intonation of the shipping forecast on BBC radio is as familiar as the sound of Big Ben chiming the hour. Since its first broadcast in the 1920s it has inspired poems, songs and novels in addition to its intended objective of warning generations of seafarers of impending storms and gales.  — Sitting at home listening to...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780349116037
ISBN-10: 0349116032
Publication Date: 5/1/2005
Pages: 373
Edition: New Ed
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Publisher: Abacus
Book Type: Hardcover
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