Warning: This book could change your ideas about history for ever!!
Do you know why the Celts got the best girls? Or who had his portrait painted after he was dead? And have you any idea who planned the first Channel Tunnel? From the dawn of civilization to the end of the Second World War, it's all here in the factually accurate and hilariously funny Very Bloody History of Britain.
Bizarre, barmy and almost beyond belief, you've never had a history lesson like it!
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The wittiest and wackiest chronicle of British History you'll ever find. Packed with fascinating facts on everything you can think of. Cavemen, Kings, Disease and War.About the Author:
John Farman attended Harrow Art School followed by the Royal College of Art. After completing his Masters degree he worked in the advertising industry until his departure to become a full-time writer and illustrator. He is the author of several children's books, including The Very Bloody History of Britain (without the boring bits), The Very Bloody History of London, C.R.A.P. (A Collection of Rotten Adult Principles) and Jesus: The Teenage Years. He lives in London.
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Book Description Red Fox, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0099840103
Book Description Red Fox, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110099840103