web tracker

Britain’s 100 Best Railway Stations

Simon Jenkins has travelled the length and breadth of Great Britain, from Waterloo to Wemyss Bay, Betws-y-Coed to Beverley, to select his hundred best.

It is an institution with its own rituals and priests, and a long-neglected aspect of Britain’s architecture. And yet so little do we look at the railway station.

Blending his usual insight and authority with his personal reflections and experiences – including his founding the Railway Heritage Trust – the foremost expert on our national…

Similar Books

Britain S 100 Best Railway Stations

Pub Date : 2017-09-28 | Author : Simon Jenkins | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9780241978993
ISBN 13 : 0241978998

The perfect new gift from the bestselling author of Britain's 1000 Best Churches It is the scene for our hopeful beginnings and our intended ends, and the timeless experiences of c..

The Berlin Baghdad Express

Pub Date : 2012-05-07 | Author : Sean McMeekin | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780674058538
ISBN 13 : 0674058534

The modern Middle East was forged in the crucible of the First World War, but few know the full story of how war actually came to the region. As Sean McMeekin reveals in this start..

Transit Maps Of The World

Pub Date : 2015 | Author : Mark Ovenden | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 9780143128496
ISBN 13 : 0143128493

"Expanded and updated edition of the world's first collection of every urban train map on earth"--Front cover...

The Golden Spruce

Pub Date : 2009-03-18 | Author : John Vaillant | Publisher : Vintage Canada

ISBN 10 : 9780307371324
ISBN 13 : 0307371328

The Golden Spruce is the story of a glorious natural wonder, the man who destroyed it, and the fascinating, troubling context in which his act took place. A tree with luminous glow..

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *