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As actual as Wikipedia and as finished as Reader's Digest, this certain consultant tells you every little thing you by no means knew you would not ever want to know in regards to the heritage and population of Britain's such a lot admired cities and towns. The clever reader will waste no time in including it to their assortment. From Bristol in 1497—when John Cabot trigger to discover a brand new path to the Spice Islands via crusing north-west and in its place came across a wierd, adverse global he named "Newfoundland," until eventually the natives defined that they really referred to as it "Swansea"—to Nottingham, which used to be initially referred to as "Snottingham" or "home of Snotts," to the 1st payment in Brighton through the Druids, this consultant is as hilarious because it is informative and a needs to learn for any gourmand of British culture.

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