ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: January 1, 2003
Who Wants to be an Aberdonian?: Fa Wints Tae be Un Aiburdonian?
By (author) Alison Craig; By (author) Patricia Marshall
We know the subject of money is close to the heart of every true Aberdonian but…sorry, no, we can’t actually offer you the chance to win a million pounds! However, what we can offer is hours of fun and the opportunity to amaze your friends and family with your knowledge of the beautiful Granite City. – In which year did the first North Sea oil come ashore? – Do you know what the world’s largest inhabited granite building is? – Who scored the Aberdeen’s winning goal against the mighty Real Madrid in the European Cup Winners Cup in 1983? – Can you name the famous Aberdonian songstress who teamed up with Dave Stewart to form the Eurythmics? Did you answer these questions correctly? Who Wants to be an Aberdonian? is crammed with another 496 similar questions on subjects as diverse as fitba’ and flooers. So git yer thinking bunnet on and see how many of them you can get right without the help of meaningful coughs!
ALISON CRAIG is a prominent radio broadcaster and a respected journalist for the Sunday Mail. PATRICIA MARSHALL, despite being an exiled Aberdonian, still follows her beloved ‘Dandy Dons’ – be it to the heights of the Olympic Stadium in Berlin or to the upper tier of the Dick Donald Stand at Pittodrie. A trained lexicographer – dictionary writer, ye feel gype! – she is currently a freelance writer and editor.