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365 Reasons to be Proud to be English Magical Moments in England's History by Richard Happer
  

365 Reasons to be Proud to be English Magical Moments in England's History

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To those of us ground down by political misdeeds, banking corruption, the collapsing NHS, increasing poverty and a host of other woes, it’s surprising that Richard Happer could find 5 reasons to be proud to be English. But – by delving into history he’s found enough deeds, heroic acts and brilliant scientists, inventors, sportsmen and women to provide his 365 or one a day reason to be proud to be English.

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365 Reasons to be Proud to be English Magical Moments in England's History by Richard Happer

However well our boys do in the 2014 World Cup, we can be sure that English pride will be riding higher than ever. So it's time to celebrate our Englishness! Take a year-long stroll around the joys of English inventiveness, eccentricity and fighting spirit with this fascinating collection of stories, anecdotes and fun. Within these pages you'll find tales of innovative discoveries, historical victories and iconic sporting successes, one for every day of the year, all of which will make any Englishman or woman beam with pride. It's the perfect gift for English people everywhere.

About the Author

Richard Happer is the author of many books including 365 Reasons to be Cheerful, 365 Reasons to be Proud to be British and 365 Reasons to be Proud to be Scottish. He lives in Edinburgh with his wife and son.

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Book Info

Publication date

5th June 2014

Author

Richard Happer

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Publisher

Portico an imprint of Pavilion Books

Format

Hardback
208 pages

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ISBN

9781909396715

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