One Man and A Narrowboat

One Man and A Narrowboat

Slowing Down Time on England's Waterways

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A revival of Britain's waterways.

Independent Publishing Group
Escaping a mid-life crisis, Steve Haywood celebrates his birthday with a trip through England's canals
In an attempt to get to grips with a big birthday, author Steve Haywood sets out from Oxford to explore what makes the English, well, so English. His quirky humor is inspired by Tom Rolt, who took to the canals on a similar journey immortalized in the book Narrow Boat, kick-starting the revival of Britain’s waterways. Prepare for a generous helping of mayhem, mishaps, and the staple of every English summer: torrential rain.

Publisher: Chichester : Summersdale, 2009
Edition: New edition
ISBN: 9781840247367
Branch Call Number: 914.204 HAYWO
Characteristics: 309 pages
Additional Contributors: Haywood, Steve Fruit flies like a banana
Notes: Previous edition: published as Fruit flies like a banana. 2004


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