The London Encyclopedia

The London Encyclopedia

Paperback(Third Edition, Third edition)



The London Encyclopaedia is the most comprehensive book on London ever published. In its first new edition in more than 10 years, completely revised and updated, it comprises some 6,000 entries, organized alphabetically, cross-referenced, and supported by two large indexes—one for the 10,000 people mentioned in the text and one general—and is illustrated with more than 500 drawings, prints, and photographs. Everything that is important in the history and culture of London is documented, whether vanished or extant, from its first settlement to the present day.

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ISBN-13: 9781405049252
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Publication date: 06/01/2010
Edition description: Third Edition, Third edition
Pages: 1120
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 2.40(d)

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monica66 More than 1 year ago
This book contains all the history, stories, anecdotes and apocrypha that have made up London over the last 1000 years. An invaluable guide for the both the student of history and the curious tourist.