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    DescriptionShe was particularly taken with the small narrow ledges that ran along either side of the boat. For a cat, four inches is an airport runway - she could dance a Moonwalk along them on her two hind legs, juggling at the same time. Steve has a new member of crew aboard his narrowboat, Justice - but maybe not the kind he'd have wanted if he'd known the trouble she'd cause. Kit, an untidy bundle of fur with all the attitude you would expect from a 'sarf Lunnun' cat, joins him on a mission to discover lost parts of England. Steve gets a different perspective on the modern world as he cruises the canals through a landscape unchanged for centuries, visiting picturesque towns and waterway festivals along the way.


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    Title
    Too Narrow to Swing a Cat
    Subtitle
    Going Nowhere in Particular on the English Waterways
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Steve Haywood
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 24 mm
    Weight: 222 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781849530651
    ISBN 10: 1849530653
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: TRV
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.5
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKE
    BIC subject category V2: WNGC, WTL
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 23690
    B&T General Subject: 800
    B&T Merchandise Category: TVL
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    Ingram Subject Code: TR
    Abridged Dewey: 910
    LC classification: G
    BIC subject category V2: WGGN
    DC22: 914.2
    BISAC V2.8: TRV010000
    DC22: 914.20486
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKE
    Thema V1.0: WNGC, WTL, WGG
    Publisher
    Summersdale Publishers
    Imprint name
    Summersdale Publishers
    Publication date
    09 May 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Chichester
    Author Information
    Steve Haywood was born in a canal town and has been messing about on boats ever since. He's an award-winning TV producer, a former editor of the BCC1's Rough Justice who has worked for programmes as varied as Nationwide and Panorama. Based in London, he is the author of Narrowboat Dreams and One Man and a Narrowboat. He writes a lively, provocative waterways column for Canal Boat magazine.
    Review quote
    'genuinely funny observations... will make you roar with laughter. PetFocus