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A metrical history of Portsmouth

with delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, of this port and arsenal ...

by Henry Slight

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Published by Mills in Portsmouth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portsmouth (England) -- History -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePoetry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136 p.
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22886466M
    OCLC/WorldCa13357112

    University of Portsmouth History. 65 likes 2 talking about this 4 were here. The history degree at the University of Portsmouth, part of the School of Social, Historical and Literary Studies. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    The Portsmouth Review is an eclectic compilation of reviews ranging from books (mostly books) to reviews of local artists, exhibits, hot spots and events. Random and honest, these reviews and musings are on whatever pleases the individual reviewer’s palate rather than what’s on the bestseller list. Portsmouth, city and unitary authority, geographic and historic county of Hampshire, England. It is a major naval base and, with Southsea, a popular holiday resort. Portsmouth lies on Portsea Island, a narrow peninsula that separates two inlets of the English Channel: Portsmouth Harbour to the west.

      Below, former student Connor Jones reflects on his time at Portsmouth. Like many history students, Connor did not come to university with a strong idea of his intended career, but this did not matter so much, because our Portsmouth history degree . He also had a penchant for writing his history in verse (See "A Metrical History of Portsmouth", published in ). Slight was however correct in reporting the story of the capture of Southsea Castle by the Parliamentarians in


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