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The Peterborough Book of Days

By Brian Jones

ebook 9780752493817

ISBN: 9780752493817

Published: 03-11-2014


The Peterborough Book of Days

By Brian Jones

ISBN: 9780752493817

Published: 03-11-2014

About This Book

A day-by-day guide to Peterborough’s history, this book contains political, sporting, criminal, strange, amusing and eccentric events from different periods in the history of the cathedral city. Some events had a major impact on the history of the country as a whole, whilst others are just plain absurd! Featuring famous births, marriages, deaths, political demises and famous and less well known facts about the historic city, this book is a cornucopia of delights. Ideal for dipping into, this addictive book will keep you entertained and informed. Featuring hundreds of snippets of information gleaned from local archives and national newspapers, as well as the author’s own extensive resources, it will enthral visitors and residents alike.

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