A study of how the coastline of Britain has changed and interacted with mankind over the centuries. It explores the economic and social factors as well as the problems of climate change and what may be in store for us in the future. It examines the interaction between people and the coast of England.
Peter Murphy is Coastal Strategy Officer for English Heritage. Formerly Senior Research Associate in Environmental Archaeology at UEA, he is currently in charge of English Heritage's Coastal Strategy Unit.