Narrow Boats

Narrow Boats

The narrowboats built for transporting cargo on Britain’s canals are one of the great symbols of Britain. This highly illustrated book explores their history and development, and what it was like to crew a working vessel.

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Publisher Amberley Publishing Limited
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Pages 64 pages
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