From the momentous to the outlandish, this little book brings together past and present to offer a taste of Jersey. Learn about the movers and shakers who shaped this fantastic island. The great and the good; the bad and the ugly. Small wonders, tall stories, triumph, and tragedy. Best places and worst places. Origins, evolution, future. Written by a local who knows what makes Jersey tick.
About the Author
Mark Brocklesby was born on Jersey and has a lifelong interest in the history, archaeology and folklore of the Channel Islands. A well qualified researcher, he gained a degree in archaeology before going on to focus his studies on Jersey for his MA. He worked as a bookseller on the island before taking up a position at the library and archives there.