The definitive guide to who's buried where in England
A new, extensively revised and updated edition of this wideranging guide to the English burial places of over 350 prominent historical and royal figures, including Diana, Princess of Wales, with a brief biography of each, ninety illustrations and a useful index by county of all the graves mentioned.
'Boadicea (died c.60-61AD) - Under platform 10, King's Cross Station, London' is just one of the fascinating entries in this unique book, which also explains briefly the reasons why and how her remains lie there. There is no doubt that the final resting places of illustrious men and women, in this case those who have played a prominent part in England's history, exercise a mysterious attraction to the traveller.
. Fully updated and expanded new 4th edition, including the resting places of recently deceased celebrities
. Remains the single most complete guide to burial sites in England
. Has been continuously in print since 1982, with over 10 reprints
. In regular demand by those interested in the lives of famous people
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Douglas Greenwood (d. 2003) had unrivalled knowledge of the resting places of the famous and a most accessible style of writing -- this is a unique book.About the Author:
Douglas Greenwood (d. 2003) has an unrivalled knowledge of the resting places of the famous deceased.
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Book Description Constable, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0094702802
Book Description Constable, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-133-20-9973009