Best of British: The eccentricities of an island nation by Marion PaullBest of British: The eccentricities of an island nation by Marion Paull

Best of British: The eccentricities of an island nation

EditorMarion Paull

Hardcover | March 17, 2011

Pricing and Purchase Info

$2.00 online 
$9.95 list price
Earn 10 plum® points

Out of stock online

Available in stores

about

So how has a tiny island managed to leave such an indelible Wellington-boot-shaped imprint on world history? Best of British is a humorous look at all the idiosyncrasies, affectations, quirks, and foibles that have made Britain into the nation it is today. Whether it's the Royal Family or the Swinging Sixties, the constant rain or a full English breakfast, this insight into what makes Brits tick is a musthave for any Britophile.
Marion Paull is a writer and editor. She has worked in publishing for many years with a special interest in sport and reference. She has a prodigious memory for facts, figures and peculiar quotes and is a keen observer of quotes and eccentricities.The editor is based in London, UK.
Title:Best of British: The eccentricities of an island nationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:64 pages, 5.75 × 5.75 × 0.5 inPublished:March 17, 2011Publisher:Ryland Peters & SmallLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:190756392X

ISBN - 13:9781907563928

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Best of British: The eccentricities of an island nation

Reviews

Editorial Reviews

"History will be kind to me for I intend to write it."