First of all, let's make it clear - this *could* have been a good book. There are quite a few good photographs and the overall structure and layout is certainly without fault. But...
...incorrect dates on some of the captions;
...incorrect location on at least one;
...incorrect descriptions in a number of areas of text;
...written from a very Welsh viewpoint rather than being neutral;
...too little Scottish coverage;
...too little Irish coverage.
My overall impression was of a book that hadn't been properly proof-read and checked against historical facts. Once I got half way through the book, I found myself looking for more errors rather… Read more