Great Britons : A Very Peculiar History Hardback
by Ian Graham
Part of the Very Peculiar History series
Great Britain can be accused of many things; a proliferation of queuing, a fondness of the demon drink; but it's not without more than its fair share of important historical and modern people.
Great Britons: A Very Peculiar History looks at a myriad brillliant Britons and their influence on the world.
The book features a short potted history of each person, detailing their acheivements, personalities and lifestyles in a quirky and memorable way.
From kings and queens, pirates and politicians, actors and directors to sportsmen, explorers, scientists and inventors, Great Britons: A Very Peculiar History celebrates the men and women who have shaped Great Britain and made it what it is today.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Salariya Book Company Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/03/2011
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9781907184598