Moulins à vent du nord.

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    English titleWindmills of the north/ Northern windmills
    Authors & editors

    Bourel, Patrice [Author]
    Défossé, Marie-Françoise [Author]

    Publisher La Voix du Nord
    Year of publication 2006

    French (main text)

    Medium Book

    Wind & watermills > Other Europe (not GB) > Benelux
    Wind & watermills > Other Europe (not GB) > Germany, Austria & Switzerland

    Scope & contentSummary Translation

    A guide to mills in Switzerland/ Belgium. Gives an introduction to mills and milling; from the roots in Iran in Ancient History. Gives the French and Belgian names. Shows different mills in various commune areas in the Nord region of France, and one example in the Pas-de-Calais region, gives a brief history of each windmill and includes photographs of each one. Mentions storms. Also gives information on the author.

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    Accession no. 229183

    • Shelf location: C112
    • Donor: Ken Major Collection
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