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9781408889213 - Mudlarking
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Mudlarking (?)

ISBN: 9781408889213 (?) or 1408889218, in english, New

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For thousands of years human beings have been losing their possessions and dumping their rubbish in the River Thames, making it the longest and most varied archaeological site in the world. For those in the know, the muddy stretches provide a tangible link with the past, a connection to the natural world, and an oasis of calm in a chaotic city. Lara Maiklem left the countryside for London in her twenties. At first enticed by the city, she soon found herself cut adrift, yearning for the solace she had known growing up among nature. Down on the banks of the River Thames, fifteen years ago, she discovered mudlarking: the act of scavenging in the mud for items discarded by past generations of Londoners. Since then her days have been dedicated to and dictated by the tides, in pursuit of the objects that the river unearths: from Neolithic flints to Roman hair pins, medieval shoe buckles to Tudor buttons, Georgian clay pipes to discarded war medals. Moving from the river's tidal origins in the west of the city to the point where it reaches the sea in the east, Mudlarking is the story of the Thames and its people as seen through these objects. A fascinating search for peace through solitude and history, it brings the voices of long-forgotten Londoners to life.
Seller order number: 9781408889213
Platform order number Wordery.com: 23780174843
Category: Books
Data from 05/16/2019 20:52h
ISBN (alternative notations): 1-4088-8921-8, 978-1-4088-8921-3
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Found last: 05/16/2019 20:52:55
Lowest price: £ 15.56 ( 17.78)¹ (from 05/16/2019 20:52:54)
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