The Little Book of Berkshire is an intriguing, fast-paced, fact-packed compendium of places, people and events in the city, from its earliest origins to the present day. Here you can read about the important contributions Berkshire has made to the history of the nation, and meet some of the great men and women, the eccentrics and the scoundrels with which its history is littered. Packaged in an easily readable 'dip-in' format, visitors and locals alike will find something to remind, surprise, amuse and entertain them in this remarkably engaging little book.In addition to the specialist busoperators, one of the most important bus services inthe area atthis time wasoperated by a Henley grocer, Edwin VennBrown. ... It was established by two motorbike sales and repair businessmen, named Phillips and Powis. ... as opposed to serried ranks; from the Aerovan, which resembled nothing so much as a flying Ford Transit, to the M.52 supersonic jet research plane, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Little Book of Berkshire|
|Publisher||:||The History Press - 2014-11-15|