Before the Dawn (The House of Annanbrae, Book Three)

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More work is forthcoming in Best New British and Irish Poets (Eyewear 2016). Lying off the north-western coast of the European mainland, it includes the island of Great Britain (the name of which is also loosely applied to the whole country), the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. [9] Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK that shares a land border with another sovereign state—the Republic of Ireland. [nb 9] Apart from this land border, the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to its east, the English Channel to its south and the Celtic Sea to its south-southwest, giving it the 12th longest coastline in the world.

Pages: 304

Publisher: Crossway Books (June 1996)

ISBN: 089107872X

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