The Plymouth Book of Days

    The Plymouth Book of Days

    John van der Kiste

    History Press 2011

    Hardback 368pp 168x125mm

    9780752460802   Product Code: 99426

    John van der Kiste presents an engrossing, day by day compendium of Plymouth trivia - and not-so-trivial historical fact - from 1 January 1824, when Robert Peel granted Plymouth Dock leave to change its name (it became Davenport eight days later), to 31 December 1999 and pre-Millennium traffic chaos around Sainsbury's superstore: 'it seems as though people think the end of the world is coming' quoth the manager. No jacket.

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