Postage and Packing Free - Well Over 150 Things You Should Know About Plymouth University
Publication date: March 2012
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Plymouth University is 150 years old in 2012!
To celebrate, we trawled through time to uncover 150 things about the University and its history that we thought you should know. But once we hit our target, we just couldn’t stop – we’ll still be counting up the facts as you read through the book!
You might know that the university started as a School of Navigation… but have you any idea:
- which course once taught students how to milk a cow?
- which long-dead local VIP has his brain on display in TWO London museums?
- why some lessons on land might make you feel seasick?
We’ve added fascinating local facts, some famous folk with a University connection and we’ve even looked into the future to see what things might be like here in 150 years’ time!
Now it’s your turn to set sail on a journey into university history… and beyond!