The Citisights Guide to the History of London: Ten Walks Through London's Past [NOOK Book]

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The authors worked together as archaeologists at the Museum of London where they participated in a series of excavations that helped fundamentally change our view of the history of London. Determined to share these discoveries with a wider public they then formed Citisights of London, where they organized a series of lectures, walks, tours and conferences on the history and archaeology of London.
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The Citisights Guide to the History of London: Ten Walks Through London's Past

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Overview

The authors worked together as archaeologists at the Museum of London where they participated in a series of excavations that helped fundamentally change our view of the history of London. Determined to share these discoveries with a wider public they then formed Citisights of London, where they organized a series of lectures, walks, tours and conferences on the history and archaeology of London.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781475912012
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 4/19/2001
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 8 MB

Table of Contents

Preface 5
How to Use This Guide 6
Origins 7
Part 1 History
1 Roman London 11
2 Dark Age, Saxon and Viking London 16
3 Medieval London 21
4 Tudor and Early Stuart London 27
5 Late Stuart and Georgian London 35
6 Victorian London 41
7 South Kensington 48
8 Modern London 51
9 Westminster 57
Part 2 Walks
A Roman London 62
B Dark Age, Saxon and Viking London 70
C Medieval London 80
D Tudor and Early Stuart London 89
E The Great Fire of London 100
F Late Stuart and Georgian London 108
G Victorian London 120
H South Kensington 130
J Modern London 137
K Westminster 142
Part 3 Gazetteer 155
Select Bibliography 191
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