The A-Z of Curious Sussex : Strange Stories of Mysteries, Crimes and Eccentrics, Paperback / softback Book

The A-Z of Curious Sussex : Strange Stories of Mysteries, Crimes and Eccentrics Paperback / softback

Description

In this engaging book, Wendy Hughes takes you on a grand tour of the curious and bizarre, the strange and the unusual from Sussex's past.

Read about the Alfriston Star - the hostelry for medieval package tours with its unusual ship's figurehead, the Russian memorial to Finnish soldiers, Crazy Jack who couldn't stop building and who is buried in a pyramid, the inventor of vapour baths and the lady who fooled the army.

Along the way you will meet scandalous residents, inventors, and smugglers galore. The A-Z of Curious Sussex is guaranteed to fascinate both resident and visitor alike.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 160 pages, 70 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: The History Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Local history
  • ISBN: 9780750956048

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