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Chronicles of Old London: Exploring London's Historic Neighborhoods (Chronicles)

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Discover one of the worlds most fascinating and historic cities through 30 dramatic true stories spanning the rich history of London. Author Kevin Jackson takes readers through more than 2,000 years of British history with exciting essays on topics such as Londons origins, Richard the Lion-Hearted, Geoffrey Chaucer, Henry V, Shakespeare, Queen Victoria, Jack the Ripper, Charles Dickens, Oscar Wilde, the Beatles, and more. In addition, guided walking tours of Londons historic neighborhoods, illustrated with color photographs and period maps, take readers to the places where history really happened.

About the Author

Kevin Jackson compiled The Oxford Book of Money, wrote Invisible Forms, A Guide to Literary Curiosities, a book on the Great Pyramid, a number of books on the cinema, one on the moose, another on vampires, and yet another on fast food in Britain. He was associate arts editor of the Independent, one of the big British daily papers, and film critic for the Independent on Sunday. He's a lifelong Londoner!

Product Details

ISBN:
9780984633432
Subtitle:
Exploring England's Historic Capital
Author:
Jackson, Kevin
Publisher:
Museyon Inc
Subject:
Europe - France
Subject:
Travel - France
Subject:
Europe - Great Britain
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Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Chronicles
Publication Date:
20120601
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
300
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in

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