The Lost City of London
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Bob Jones
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-30 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

In 1666 London was devastated by the Great Fire, which gutted over 13,000 houses, over eighty parish churches and St Paul's Cathedral. Bob Jones has set out to discover the original structures and streets that survived the Great Fire and can still be seen today.
Henry VII's London in the Great Chronicle
Language: en
Pages: 146
Authors: Julia Boffey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-30 - Publisher: ISD LLC

This modernized extract from The Great Chronicle of London covers the reign of England's first Tudor king, Henry VII (1485-1509). It gives an eye-witness account of events in London, and of news from elsewhere, from the viewpoint of a well-to- do citizen who was closely involved in civic administration. It
British librarianship and information work 2011-2015
Language: en
Pages: 564
Authors: J. H. Bowman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-24 - Publisher:

This is the latest in an important series of reviews going back to 1928. The book contains 28 chapters, written by experts in their field, and reviews developments in the principal aspects of British librarianship and information work in the years 2011-2015.
The Flower of All Cities
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Robert Wynn Jones
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

A unique account of old London with all its energy, filth and splendour before the city's destruction by the Great Fire in 1666.
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: David Pearson
Categories: City of London (England)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

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