The A-Z of Curious Sussex : Strange Stories of Mysteries, Crimes and Eccentrics Paperback / softback
by Wendy Hughes
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.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 160 pages, 70 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 04/05/2015
- Category: Local history
- ISBN: 9780750956048