And now the Shipping Forecast: A Tide of History Around our Shores [Audiobook] download free by Peter Jefferson

And now the Shipping Forecast: A Tide of History Around our Shores Audiobook download free by Peter Jefferson
  • Listen audiobook: And now the Shipping Forecast: A Tide of History Around our Shores
  • Author: Peter Jefferson
  • Release date: 2012/5/23
  • Publisher: UIT CAMBRIDGE
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9781906860158
  • Rating: 7.07 of 10
  • Votes: 817
  • Review by: Theo Greathouse
  • Review rating: 7.77 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/3
  • Duration: 3H7M17S in 256 kbps (51.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-07
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MPEG4, WAV, WMA, Shorten, FLAC, MP3 (compression RAR, LZO, ZIP, DMG, TAR.BZ2)
  • Total pages original book: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 21 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 15M56S (4.2 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Peter Jefferson presented The Shipping Forecast for over 40 years, and his familiar voice continues to be heard reading quotations on BBC Radio 4's Quote... Unquote. This book is both an affectionate memoir and a history of the science and BBC programming behind the forecast.Peter explains how it came out, who collects all the information and what it's like to read this bulletin. Even though the information in the forecast is now readily available in many formats, The Shipping Forecast is something of a 'must listen' for fans gathered over the decades.For reasons not quite understood, it has become a much-loved part of the British cultural landscape with an avid following of listerners find its poetry is the perfect cure for insomnia. This book is perfect for those fans.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: British & Irish History, Historical Geography, Weather, Radio, Oceanography (seas), Memoirs, Ships & Shipping
  • Download servers: Dropbox, Torrent, 4Shared, FreakShare, Casebox. Compressed in RAR, LZO, ZIP, DMG, TAR.BZ2
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.52 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x18mm
  • Weight: 250g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Cambridge, United Kingdom

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