Secret Guernsey by Amanda Bennett

By Amanda Bennett

Guernsey is small - in basic terms 25 sq. miles - however it holds a intensity of heritage and intrigue some distance more than its measurement. Early prehistoric beginnings allied to a Norman French background and an extended interval of loyalty to the English Crown have produced a special tradition - a melting pot of spiritual, political and monetary task. The islanders' tales are available far and wide - from the sea-swept coast and rural nation lanes, to the bustle of St Peter Port, in structures, church buildings and fascinating old fashioned, granite homes. Take a trip via this favourite panorama to discover what lies underneath - tales of the bizarre, the fascinating or the obvious abnormal. From serial duellists to romantic poets; complicated highway names to land reclamation; mysterious stones to pagan choices, mystery Guernsey is stuffed with unforeseen stories of island existence and background, and invitations you to discover the island for your self and discover extra unfound treasures via attractive color photographs.

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