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    I Never Knew That About the Lake District (Hardback) By (author) Christopher Winn

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    DescriptionBestselling author Christopher Winn takes us on a fascinating journey through the Lake District, that majestic landscape in Cumbria beloved of poets and tourists, hill walkers, seekers of scenic beauty and those who mess about in boats. Learn about the hidden places, the secrets and legends, wild characters and human stories that haunt England's most mountainous region - from England's wettest place to the country's highest point, from the birthplace of Postman Pat to the resting place of Poet Laureates.


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    Title
    I Never Knew That About the Lake District
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Christopher Winn
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 136 mm
    Height: 202 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 299 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780091933142
    ISBN 10: 0091933145
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15500
    BIC E4L: TRV
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.4
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    BIC subject category V2: WTM
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKENM
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET090
    Ingram Theme: CULT/IRELND
    BISAC V2.8: TRV009070, HIS018000, TRV010000, CRA000000
    DC22: 942
    BISAC V2.8: GAM008000, TRV009100
    DC22: 942.78
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKENM
    Thema V1.0: WDKX, WTH, WF, NHD, WTL
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations, 1 map
    Publisher
    Ebury Press
    Imprint name
    Ebury Press
    Publication date
    01 July 2010
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Christopher Winn's first book was the bestselling I Never Knew That About England. Volumes on Ireland, Scotland, Wales and London followed and he has recently published books on the English, Scottish and Irish, alongside an illustrated edition of I Never Knew That About England. A freelance writer and collector of trivia for over 20 years, he has worked with Terry Wogan and Jonathan Ross and sets quiz questions for television as well as for the Daily Mail and the Daily Telegraph. He is married to artist Mai Osawa, who illustrates all the books in the series. His website is www.i-never-knew-that.com.
    Review quote
    "There's stuff in here that would have taken St. Patrick aback..." -- Terry Wogan