The Northumbrians: Dan Jackson
by Dan Jackson
Paperback, 315 pages
Discover the real story of Northumberland with Dan Jackson, author of the best-selling ‘The Northumbrians: North East England and its people.’
From the Venerable Bede to and the prince-bishops of Durham to Viz and Geordie Shore, Dan will take you on a journey to explore the roots of our distinctive culture of the lands between the Tweed and the Tees, and how centuries of border warfare, heavy and dangerous industries, and the sociability and hedonism that so defined the communities of the North East has left an enduring cultural imprint. Are you a real Northumbrian? Come and find out!
Dan Jackson, PhD, was born in North Shields and brought up in Northumberland and is a graduate of the universities of Northumbria and Liverpool. His book ‘The Northumbrians‘ was published in 2019 to critical acclaim.