Wayward piranhas, the launch of the world's first submarine, the controversial origins of the World Pooh Sticks championships - the River Thames really has witnessed it all. Learn the bizarre, funny, surreal events and episodes over the centuries that have occurred on, beneath, and along the banks of the famous waterway. Softcover. 174 pp. 5x8".
First published in the UK in 1921, this collection of true anecdotes collected by The Evening News, is packed with memorable examples of Cockney wit, humour and toughness on the battlefield. Featuring vintage b/w illus. by British cartoonist Bert Thomas. 223 pp. 5x8". Softcover.