The Little Book of Derry

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The Little Book of Derry is a compendium of fascinating, obscure, strange, and entertaining facts about County Derry. Here you will find out about Derry’s history and archeology, its buildings and architecture, its mythology, and its famous (and occasionally infamous) men and women. Through quaint villages and bustling towns, this book takes the reader on a journey through County Derry and its vibrant past. A reliable reference book and a quirky guide, this can be dipped into time and time again to reveal something new about the people, the heritage, and the secrets of this fascinating country.


Cathal McGuigan has an MA in journalism and is currently the web content manager for the Irish Independent. He has previously worked as a journalist and copywriter for a number of newspapers, including the County Derry Post, the Coleraine Times, and the County Antrim Post.