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London: A Brief History (Enhanced Version)

London: A Brief History (Enhanced Version)

by Vook
     
 

"London: A Brief History" presents a comprehensive look at the city’s transformation from a modest Roman military outpost to a world superpower. This compact digital compendium helps you track the diverse forces that shaped the city as we know it. You’ll explore the exciting history behind the city’s cultural, economic, and architectural

Overview

"London: A Brief History" presents a comprehensive look at the city’s transformation from a modest Roman military outpost to a world superpower. This compact digital compendium helps you track the diverse forces that shaped the city as we know it. You’ll explore the exciting history behind the city’s cultural, economic, and architectural mainstays.

You also gain valuable insight into groundbreaking London events and major figures down through history, including:

  • “Londinium” under Roman rule
  • Plagues and Jack the Ripper
  • Charles Dickens, Shakespeare and Radiohead
  • The Royals
  • London’s global role

...and more. Stunning photos coupled with rarely-seen historical video footage provide added dimension throughout this Brief History.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781614305521
Publisher:
Vook Inc.
Publication date:
07/29/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
49 MB
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