Description - Cardiganshire by Mike Benbough-Jackson
Examines this most distinctive of Welsh counties. The author discusses the landscape, people, customs and significant centres of religious worship in their historical context from the dark ages to the recent past. He also discusses Cardiganshire's past - emigration due to poverty, geographical differences between parts of the county, and sport.
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(177mm x 112mm x mm)
University of Wales Press
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Author Biography - Mike Benbough-Jackson
Dr. Mike Benbough-Jackson is a proven local historian of quality and merit. He is an expert in the history of Ceredigion, especially the modern period. His PhD was titled 'Locating a Place and its People: Ceredigion and the Cardi c. 1760-2004' and he has published subsequent articles in Ceredigion (2003) and in Rural History: Economy, Society, Culture (2003). Until recently he was a lecturer at University of Wales Lampeter. He is due to take up a post as lecturer in History at Liverpool John Moores University.