9780781809085

London

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  • ISBN13:

    9780781809085

  • ISBN10:

    0781809088

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-10-01
  • Publisher: Hippocrene Books

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Summary

This concise volume depicts London's evolution from a site on the fringe of the Roman Empire to the social, cultural, and political heart of Britain. Complemented by fifty illustrations, it highlights the troubles and triumphs that have seized the city and it's people over two millennia.

Table of Contents

Foreword by the Mayor of London 6(7)
City on the Thames
13(6)
The Beginnings---Roman London (43--410)
19(16)
A City Reborn---Saxon London (410--1066)
35(16)
The Noble City---Medieval London (1066--1536)
51(28)
The Flower of Cities All---Tudor London (1536--1603)
79(26)
Rebellion and Restoration---Stuart London (1603--1688)
105(28)
That Great Sea---The Long 18th Century (1688--1837)
133(38)
Metropolis of Empire---Victorian London (1837--1901)
171(40)
Triumphant Transition---Modern London (1901 to the 21st Century)
211(36)
A European City---London in the 21st Century
247(4)
Streets of London 251(2)
History in the Streets 253
Chronology 252(2)
A Note on Currency 254(1)
Index 255

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