Taking you through the year day by day, The Durham Book of Days contains quirky, eccentric, amusing and important events and facts from different periods in the history of the city. Ideal for dipping into, this addictive little book will keep you entertained and informed. Featuring hundreds of snippets of information gleaned from the vaults of Durham's archives and covering the social, criminal, political, religious, industrial, military and sporting history of the city, it will delight residents and visitors alike.
ROBERT WOODHOUSE was a teacher for over twenty-five years, and currently tutors adults in local history courses throughout the north east. He is the author of thirty books on regional history, including East Yorkshire Curiosities and The York Book of Days. He lives in Middlesbrough.