The British History Puzzle Book

Challenges and Teasers from the Dark Ages to Digital Britain

Philip Parker (author)



Dive into Britain’s past with this intriguing puzzle book. Spanning from Stone Age to modern times, it challenges and enlightens with 500 questions, illustrated by the British Library’s stunning images. Ideal for history lovers of all levels.

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Number of pages: 240

Published: 22 October 2021

SKU: 9780712354400 Categories: , ,


Embark on a puzzle-fuelled, myth-busting journey through the hidden history of Britain with the captivating “The British History Puzzle Book.” This meticulously crafted book spans the vast timeline of British history, from the earliest Stone Age settlers to the complexities of today’s post-industrial nation.


  • 500 Engaging Questions: Test your knowledge with a series of thought-provoking and challenging questions. This book is an intellectual treasure hunt that spans across the multiple eras of British history, offering a unique and entertaining way to learn.
  • Rich Historical Tapestry: Explore the layers of Britain’s past, including the Roman occupation, the waves of Germanic and Viking invasions, the tumultuous wars of the Middle Ages, the formation of the United Kingdom, the global reach of the British Empire, and the pivotal events of the two World Wars.
  • Stunning Illustrations: Adorned with beautiful imagery from the British Library’s extensive collection, each page of this book is a visual delight, providing a rich contextual backdrop to the intriguing questions posed.
  • For Novices and Experts Alike: Whether you are a history enthusiast or a curious novice, this book caters to all levels of historical knowledge, making it a perfect pick for anyone interested in the fascinating story of Britain.
  • Discover Hidden Facts: Unearth astonishing facts and lesser-known anecdotes from Britain’s history. From the origins of cricket to the marital histories of England’s queens, this book is filled with surprising revelations.


“The British History Puzzle Book” is more than just a quiz book; it’s a spectacular exploration into the depths of Britain’s historical landscape. It’s an invitation to delve into the nation’s past, uncovering both celebrated moments and hidden gems. Ideal for history buffs, trivia enthusiasts, and anyone who loves a good puzzle, this book promises to both educate and entertain, turning every page into an adventure through time.

Additional information

Weight 580 g
Dimensions 21.6 × 14.6 × 2.3 cm