The Plymouth Book of Days

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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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The Plymouth Book of Days

The Plymouth Book of Days

Hardback368pp168x125mm

9780752460802     Product Code: 299426

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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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