PRESTON’S MILITARY HERITAGE

JOHNSON (K.)

P033

£14.99

96pp., 100 illus., P.B. 2018. Preston is no stranger to wars and warfare. Conquering Roman legions passed this way, Robert the Bruce made devastating raids here, militia troops were recruited for Queen Mary, Cavaliers and Roundheads crossed swords, and the Riot Act was read at Preston, leading to bloodshed and bitterness.