Books tagged: thames

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How the Steam Railways came to Surrey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
A fascinating account of how the railways came to Surrey and the impact they had on the people who lived in the county The book the great days of the steam railways in the county. It shows how and why the lines were built, giving an account of the people who laid the lines and built the stations.
A Tour of Two Cities: 18th century London and Paris compared
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This new translation offers readers of English a unique look at eighteenth century London and England generally, compared to Paris and France in the same period. It was written by the sharp-tongued and observant journalist Linguet, whose observations range from overviews of official institutions like the Law and religion to descriptions of houses, furniture, markets. etc.
A Cut Above the Rest
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Series: Dodie Fanshaw Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,980. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The second Dodie Fanshaw mystery by Marina Oliver. Dodie's rural peace is shattered, first by a mermaid walking up the lawn from the river Thames, and then by a body near the pool. The body belonged to an author who lived next door. His girlfriend, publisher, agent, ex-lovers and neighbours crowd into the garden. But who could have killed this best-selling novelist? And why? Dodie is drawn in.
The Break
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Paul’s life is ordinary, until the night he stops his car to take a walk, Stumbling into – and hoping to avoid – a domestic affray, he finds himself the reluctant guardian to a homeless young woman and her shabbily-dressed child. It’s late. Where can they go? Paul has access to a boat moored on the Thames. They’ll be safe there, won’t they?
Dollar Dreadfuls Volume Four
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,300. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The fourth collection of an ongoing series of ghost and horror stories set in 21st century London.
The Assassin's Assassin
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Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 8,780. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hired to kill a killer, a discreet murderer tracks down the beautiful but deadly Thamesis. But what is the secret of her fatal allure? And in the end, who will assassinate who?
London by Tube
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An online guide to London by the oldest underground railway system (metro) in the world, locally called the Tube. It describes all the main visitor attractions, shopping venues and architectural landmarks in the central area of London (Zone 1) and how to get to them, has links to all their websites and is cross referenced by station and venue
She Refuses To Leave
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She Refuses To Leave a Ken Anderson novel Inspired by a true story A Mystery/Romance full of energy, warmth and determination If you had seventeen good seconds to get to know someone, could you devote your whole life to them? Would you love them for all eternity?