About the Book :
The first serious attempt to set up an English Settlement at Roanoke Islands was made by Sir Walter Raleigh.
The city of New York was known as New Amsterdam.
Rickshaw, a hybrid of western and eastern cultural mores was invented in Japan.
Presenting a stimulating and varied selection of historical facts, the History Quiz is a must-read for history-lovers, as well as those interested in quizzing and general knowledge.
About the Author :
Anuradha Basu completed her M.A. from the University of Delhi. History has always been an abiding interest for her.