Shall We Have a Channel Tunnel? : A Lecture, Delivered in Aberdeen, on Tuesday, February 6th, 1883 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Shall We Have a Channel Tunnel?: A Lecture, Delivered in Aberdeen, on Tuesday, February 6th, 1883 This book is entitled Correspondence with reference to the proposed Construction of a Channel Tunnel, presented to both Houses of Parliament by command Of Her Majesty, 1882. Printed at the War Office. It consists of 368 pages, containing correspondence, reports of Committees, evidence, and opinions of military authorities, prefaced by a Pre'cis or Summary of eight pages. This summary gives a brief historical account or narra tive of the proceedings in connection with the Tunnel scheme; and I propose first giving you this in a brief form, placing the circumstances before you as there given in order of time, and after that give fuller extracts from the 368 pages I mentioned just above. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 46 pages
- 152 x 229 x 3mm | 77g
- 28 Feb 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 7 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white