Dublin 101 Interesting Facts
Did you know that the author of the famous novel Dracula was born in Dublin? That Phoenix Park is twice the size of Central Park in New York? That loads of famous movies were filmed in Dublin? Of course you did! But did you know that the first radio broadcast was made from Dublin? That a Dublin man designed the Academy Awards Oscar statuette? That the world's first maternity hospital was in Dublin?! Or why Long John's became known as Balbriggans?! Dublin: 101 Interesting Facts does what it says on the tin, and much, much more. It's filled with fascinating insight into the people, places, culture and events that make Dublin such an intriguing city. So if you're a Dubliner and want a few facts to spout off to interested visitors, this is a great book to browse through to arm yourself with wondrous minutiae. This book is also a great gift for visitors of our fair city, to remind them of a sojourn to a city with a wealth of captivating people, places and stories.
Who wrote it?
Brendan John Murphy, an ex-primary school teacher and business consultant who's always had a love of writing and anything of Irish interest.
How does it come?
Paperback, 21 x 15 x 2 cm approx.
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