London: A Cultural History

London: A Cultural History

by Richard Tames
     
 

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Richard Tames describes how London has been chronicled, described, celebrated, named, and mapped over the twenty centuries of its existence to become a city treasured even by those who have never set foot in it as a byword for innovation and diversity. This book has been written for those who, knowing London, know that it is too vast, too complex, too elusive ever

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Richard Tames describes how London has been chronicled, described, celebrated, named, and mapped over the twenty centuries of its existence to become a city treasured even by those who have never set foot in it as a byword for innovation and diversity. This book has been written for those who, knowing London, know that it is too vast, too complex, too elusive ever to be fully known but yet would like to know it better still.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195309546
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/28/2006
Series:
Cityscapes Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.80(d)

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