The Shipping Forecast: A Miscellany [Audiobook] download free by Nic Compton

The Shipping Forecast: A Miscellany Audiobook download free by Nic Compton
  • Listen audiobook: The Shipping Forecast: A Miscellany
  • Author: Nic Compton
  • Release date: 2016/5/14
  • Publisher: EBURY PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Entertainment
  • ISBN: 9781785940293
  • Rating: 7.87 of 10
  • Votes: 626
  • Review by: Gracelyn William
  • Review rating: 9.34 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/21
  • Duration: 2H49M38S in 256 kbps (44.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-03
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, MPEG4, WMA, MP3, WAV, OGG (compression CHM, RAR, ZIP, CBR)
  • Total pages original book: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 18M31S (4.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: The rhythmic lullaby of `North Utsire, South Utsire' has been lulling the nation's insomniacs to sleep for over 90 years. It has inspired songs, poetry and imaginations across the globe - as well as providing a very real service for the nation's seafarers who might fall prey to storms and gales. In 1995, a plan to move the late-night broadcast by just 12 minutes caused a national outcry and was ultimately scrapped.Published with Radio 4 and the Met Office, The Shipping Forecast is the official miscellany for seafarers and armchair travellers alike. From the places themselves - how they got their names, what's happened there through the ages - to the poems and parodies that it's inspired, this is a beautifully evocative tribute to one of Britain's - and Radio 4's - best-loved broadcasts.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Radio, Water Sports & Recreations
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 13.98 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x204x25mm
  • Weight: 286g
  • Printed by: BBC BOOKS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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