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Defending Britain: Twentieth-Century Military Structures In The Landscape (Revealing History (Paperback)) Paperback – 1 Oct 2004

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Product details

  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press; 1st Edition edition (1 Oct. 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 075243134X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0752431345
  • Product Dimensions: 17.3 x 1.9 x 24.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 14 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 174,732 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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A volunteer coordinator for the Defence of Britain Project presents an illustrated survey of the country's 20th century military structures located in rural and urban landscapes. Based on fieldwork and archival research, Osborne describes the purpose and form of structures including World War I and II airfields, munitions dumps, and Cold War bunker

About the Author

Mike Osborne has been recording these structures for 30 years and, for the duration of the Defence of Britain Project, was its volunteer co-ordinator in the eastern counties.

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