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The Little Book of Oxfordshire

By Paul Sullivan

9780752477381

ISBN: 9780752477381

Published: 01-06-2012


The Little Book of Oxfordshire

By Paul Sullivan

ISBN: 9780752477381

Published: 01-06-2012

About This Book

The Little Book of Oxfordshire is a funny, fast-paced, fact-packed compendium of the sort of frivolous, fantastic or simply strange information which no one will want to be without. Here we find out about the most unusual crimes and punishments, eccentric inhabitants, famous sons and daughters and literally hundreds of wacky facts (plus some authentically bizarre bits of historic trivia). Combining essential facts with little-known, weird and often hilarious trivia, it is an essential purchase for all lovers of the county. Colourful characters and the general mayhem of Oxford history flow through the pages like the iconic Thames, Isis and Cherwell rivers. Dip in and celebrate!

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