Christopher Winn digs beneath the gleaming towers and mean streets of New York and discovers its secrets and its hidden treasures. Learn about the extraordinary people who built New York into one of the world's great cities in just 400 years. Winn unearths much that is unexpected and unremembered in this fast moving, ever changing metropolis where history is made on a daily basis!
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CHRISTOPHER WINN's first book was the bestselling "I Never Knew That About England." Volumes on Ireland, Scotland, Wales, London, the English, Irish and Scottish followed and he has recently published books on the Lake District, Yorkshire and the River Thames alongside an illustrated edition of "I Never Knew That About England." A freelance writer and collector of trivia for over 20 years, he has worked with Terry Wogan and Jonathan Ross and sets quiz questions for television as well as for the "Daily Mail" and the "Daily Telegraph." He is married to artist Mai Osawa, who illustrates all the books in the series.Review:
- "Packed full of fascinating facts and anecdotes, Christopher Winn's "I Never Knew That About Royal Britain "contains entertaining trivia about the UK's royal castles and palaces." --"Saturday Daily Express"
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Book Description Ebury, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110091945240
Book Description Ebury, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0091945240