INCLUDING: * CITY of CANNIBALS! How William the Conqueror ensured that HUMAN FLESH was the only thing on Manchester's menu! * HOROSCOPE of DEATH! The real reason why Manchester's own college warden was charged with treason! * PETERLOO! The true story of one of the most infamous massacres in British history! Manchester has one of the darkest histories on record. Beginning with the mysteries of the Druids and roaring through to the mud, blood and bullets of the Western Front and the falling bombs of the Blitz, hundreds of incredible true stories are crammed into this volume. With more than seventy illustrations, you'll never see the city in the same way again!