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Bloody British History Coventry

Bloody British History Coventry (Paperback)

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CONTAINING:

* The DECAPITATED LORD: MEDIEVAL SLAUGHTER at the castle!

* YELLOWS VS BLUES: Coventry's most violent elections revealed!

* KINGS, REBELLIONS and RIOTERS! CIVIL WAR comes to the city!

* BOILED in BEER! BAKED in HIS OVEN! The most dreadful CHRISTMAS CALAMITIES in COVENTRY'S HISTORY are inside!



Coventry has one of the darkest histories on record. With sieges, battles, crimes, riots, disasters, all-out attempts at demolition and some truly dreadful punishments to boot, you'll never see the city in the same way again.

David McGrory is Coventry's best-known historian. His previous titles include Coventry Then & Now, Haunted Coventry and Coventry at War.

History & PoliticsLocal interest, family history & nostalgiaLocal historyHistory & PoliticsMilitary HistoryEnglish Civil WarHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean historyBritish & Irish history Publisher: The History Press Ltd Publication Date: 01/03/2013 ISBN-13: 9780752493442  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

David McGrory is the acknowledged expert on all things Coventry. He has written seventeen books on the city, as well as a weekly series on the area's history for the Coventry Evening Telegraph. His previous books for The History Press include Haunted Coventry, Coventry Then & Now, and A Century of Coventry.

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