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A Building Stones Guide to Central Manchester: Four Walks Through the City Centre

Geology Guide

By: Morven Simpson (Author), Fred Broadhurst (Author), Peter del Strother (Author), Jennifer Rhodes (Author)

67 pages, colour photos, b/w maps

Manchester Geological Association

Spiralbound | Jan 2014 | Edition: 3 | #229293 | ISBN-13: 9780992871314
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NHBS Price: £14.50 $18/€17 approx

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This book features four self-guided walks through the city centre of Manchester, showing the geological origins of the building stones used around the city.

"[...] The audience for this guide will be based mainly in north-west England. But it will be a useful reference for anyone producing a guidebook to building stones or otherwise. The first edition was a trailblazer, the first of its kind. Now, the third edition has set the standard for future guides. I am sure Fred and Morven would be delighted."
– Stephen K. Donovan, Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, The Netherlands, Geological Journal, Volume 51 (2016)


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