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By Stuart Hylton

ISBN-10: 1445670364

ISBN-13: 9781445670362

studying has a wealthy historical past going again good over one thousand years. It has noticeable kings and queens making prolonged remains within the city (a king of britain is even buried there), conferences of Parliament, and pitched battles fought for the keep watch over of the country in its streets. In its time it's been a nationally vital centre of non secular pilgrimage, a key a part of each new mode of shipping – from canals and stagecoaches to the railways and motorways – a producing city whose items have been well-known all over the world, and a number one centre for the high-tech industries of tomorrow.

Well-known neighborhood writer Stuart Hylton takes the reader on an alphabetical travel of this Berkshire city, taking a look particularly for the a laugh, offbeat and unforeseen tales hidden inside. totally illustrated with photographs from the previous and current, A–Z of studying is bound to attract an individual who lives or works within the town.

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