Gypsies of Britain (Paperback)

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This title tells the story of the Romany Gypsies in Britain. Where they came from, how they arrived. It explores their travelling way of life and their traditional occupations, including harvesting, making baskets, dealing in horses, fortune telling and rat catching to royalty. Their impact on traditional museum dancing. It reveals their service as preachers and soldiers and their continuing contribution to life in Britain today.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780747812364
ISBN-10: 0747812365
Publisher: Shire Publications
Publication Date: June 18th, 2013
Pages: 56
Language: English
Series: Shire Library