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Channels & tunnels

Henderson, Nicholas, Sir

Channels & tunnels

reflections of Britain abroad

by Henderson, Nicholas, Sir

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Published by Weidenfeld in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesChannels and tunnels.
The Physical Object
Pagination166 p.
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24724672M
ISBN 100297790765

About The Tunnels. A thrilling Cold War narrative of superpower showdowns, media suppression, and two escape tunnels beneath the Berlin Wall. In the summer of , the year after the rise of the Berlin Wall, a group of young West Germans risked prison, Stasi torture, and even death to liberate friends, lovers, and strangers in East Berlin by digging tunnels under the Wall. Then two U.S.   Channel Tunnel Rail Link: financing and risk transfer Authors: Mark Bayley Source: Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Civil Engineering, .

  The Channel Tunnel is a huge construction project, employing o people at peak, and costing over billion of private money. It has succeeded in spite of great financial, political and techncial difficulties, and a fundamentally flawed contract. This book tells the story of the project, based on the coverage in Construction News and with commentary taken from recent interviews.   Coming Soon - Based on the literary work of Roderick Gordon and Brian Williams "Tunnels" to the new film will be family time interactivity for .

  The Channel Tunnel or Chunnel is a 31 mile tunnel running underneath the English Channel to carry Eurostar trains and freight trains between the UK and France. Construction of the tunnel started in , the project took approximately 20% longer than planned (at 6 years vs. 5 years) and came in 80% overbudget (at billion pounds vs. a. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Channels and tunnels: Responsibility.


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The Channel Tunnel Story by G Anderson (Editor), B. Roskrow (Editor) out of 5 stars 3 ratings/5(3). The book is divided into (22) chapters: War Underground, Chu Chi District, Operation Crimp, The Guerillas of the Viet Cong, The Tunnels, Survival Underground, Born in a Tunnel, The Tunnel Rats, Not Worth a Rat's Ass, Stop the Americans!, Animals, Cu Chi Base Camp, Pham Sand-The Story of an Entertainer, Operation Cedar Falls, Dr.

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ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. 4/5(1). Tunnels is a subterranean fiction novel by British authors Roderick Gordon and Brian was initially self-published as The Highfield Mole inand re-released as Tunnels by Chicken House in The story follows Will Burrows, a year-old 'archaeologist', who stumbles upon an underground civilization called The : Roderick Gordon, Brian Williams.

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The Channel Tunnel (French: Le tunnel sous la Manche) is a kilometre ( mi) railway tunnel that connects Folkestone (Kent, England) with Coquelles (Pas-de-Calais, France), beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover.

It is the only fixed link between the island of Great Britain and the European mainland. At its lowest point, it is 75 m ( ft) deep below the sea bed and m ( ft) Coordinates: 51°00′45″N 1°30′15″E /. Eurotunnel Le Shuttle has up to 4 shuttles per hour travelling to France.

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Channel Tunnel, rail tunnel between England and France that runs beneath the English Channel. It is 31 miles (50 km) long and consists of three tunnels: two for rail traffic and a central tunnel for services and security.

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All chunnel ticket prices include your car and up to 9 passengers. The travel time from Folkestone to Calais is just 35 minutes - faster than the ferry crossing from Dover to Calais.

The Channel Tunnel, which is often called the Chunnel or the Euro Tunnel, is a railway tunnel that lies underneath the water of the English Channel and connects the island of Great Britain with mainland France.

The Channel Tunnel, completed in and officially opened on May 6 of that year, is considered one of the most amazing engineering feats of the 20th : Jennifer Rosenberg. Feel free to ask questions and be sure to subscribe to the channel.

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The Channel Tunnel (often called the 'Chunnel' for short) is an undersea tunnel linking southern England and northern France. It is operated by the company Getlink, who also run a railway shuttle (Le Shuttle) between Folkestone and Calais, carrying passengers in cars, vans and other vehicles.Offers a detailed introduction to the planning, design and construction of the Channel Tunnel.

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