An introductory guide to the history of Guernsey, from the earliest rocks to the rise of the finance industry. Topics include the German Occupation, Wars against the French, Privateering as well as the island’s rich archaeology.
The book is written by Guernsey’s former Museum Director Dr. Jason Monaghan and is illustrated throughout, including many original reconstructions by artist Bryan Byron. It is aimed at the general reader, and contains suggestions for further reading.
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53pp 9.5″ x 6.5″ (240 x 170mm) ISBN 9781871560114
French and German editions are also available.