London: The Story Of A Great City

April 5, 2016|
London: The Story Of A Great City by Jerry White
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No city has a more dramatic history than London: fire, plague, and riots have shaken its spirit, but never brought it down. The extraordinary story unfolds here through a combination of artifacts, maps, documents, paintings, photographs, and unparalleled writing. From its origins as a Roman outpost to its role as a source of inspiration for Dickens, the city''s history is filled with tales of mayhem and power.
Jerry White is Visiting Professor in London History at Birkbeck College, University of London, and the foremost historian of modern London. His London in the 20th Century: a City and Its People (Penguin) won the Wolfson History Prize for 2001; and his bestselling London in the 19th Century: “A Human Awful Wonder of God” (Jo...
Title:London: The Story Of A Great City
Format:Paper over Board
Product dimensions:160 pages, 11 X 9.5 X 0.98 in
Shipping dimensions:160 pages, 11 X 9.5 X 0.98 in
Published:April 5, 2016
Publisher:Welbeck Publishing Group Limited
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780233004372

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