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A Traveller"s History of London by Richard Tames

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Published by Interlink Publishing Group .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Description And Travel,
  • Great Britain - History,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Travel,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Europe - Great Britain - London,
  • Europe - Gt. Britain/London

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesTraveller"s Histories Series
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8669636M
ISBN 101566564840
ISBN 109781566564847

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A Traveller's History of London covered all of the major aspects of this great city's history. It was a bit dry in places, but had good information. I would /5(5). The Travellers Club is a private gentlemen's club situated at Pall Mall in London, United is the oldest of the surviving Pall Mall clubs and one of the most exclusive, having been established in It was described as "the quintessential English gentleman's club" by the Los Angeles Times in Location: London, SW1. Genre/Form: Guidebooks History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tames, Richard. Traveller's history of London. New York: Interlink Books, Aims to bring London's past alive to the resident, traveller and student. This book reveals the city's hidden treasures and forgotten places and guides the reader to .

A Traveller's History of London by Richard Tames: A Traveller's History of Mexico by Kenneth Pearce: Enter the name of the series to add the book to it. Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series. About this book. A Traveller's History of London gives a full and comprehensive historical background to the capital's past and covers the period from London's first beginnings, right up to the present day- from Londinium and Lundenwic to Docklands' development. It reveals the city's hidden treasures and forgotten places and guides the reader to the sights and sites that can . recommended for both would-be visitors and armchair travellers alike: it provides a historical background to London and condenses years of history into a lively, readable format which will prove particularly inviting for history buffs who want to have the book in hand while visiting parks, museums, and historical sites around : Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated. A Traveller's History of London aims to bring London's past alive to the resident, traveller and student, to reveal the city s hidden treasures and forgotten places and guide the reader to the sights and sites that can still be seen and enjoyed. This Traveller's History gives the discerning visitor a full and comprehensive historical background to the capital's past and covers the /5(6).

  London: A Travel Guide Through Time is really excellent; I think it's one of the best London books for a long, long time. Green is a brilliant, brilliant London historian. (Robert Elms BBC Radio London) I enjoyed this book immensely. /5().   London: A History in Maps () by Peter Barber charts the city’s transformation from its Londinium days to the Olympiad of five years ago, by means of maps culled from the British Library’s. The Traveller's History book series by multiple authors includes books A Traveller's History of York, A Traveller's History of Bath, A Traveller's History of Greece, and several more. See the complete Traveller's History series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. London uses a travel zone (PDF file) system, with crosses into other zones increasing the cost of fares. Informally, Central London is Zone 1 and the zone number increases as one travels farther away from the city centre. For travellers who are spending multiple days in London, the best choice is either an Oyster card or a Travelcard.