This cornucopia of the peculiar and marvellous elements of Devon's history will surprise and delight everyone who knows and loves this county. Includes a train trapped in a giant snowdrift in Devon's worst blizzard; Lapford's murderous parson; Devon's ill-fated involvement in D-Day at Slapton Sands; black magic on Dartmoor; visitations by the Devil in South Devon; as well as witchcraft; heroes; piracy; record breakers; villains and eccentrics.
  • Author: Gardner, Suze
  • Publisher: History Press Ltd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Publication Date: 03/03/2016
  • ISBN: 9780750964043
  • B-Code: B043328
  • Illustrated: 60 b/w line illustrations
  • Pages: 160
  • Dimensions: 234x156mm