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By Stuart Hylton

interpreting has a wealthy historical past going again good over one thousand years. It has obvious 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 regulate of the kingdom in its streets. In its time it's been a nationally vital centre of spiritual pilgrimage, a key a part of each new mode of delivery – 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 fun, offbeat and unforeseen tales hidden inside. totally illustrated with photos from the earlier and current, A–Z of studying is bound to attract somebody who lives or works within the town.

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