London: A Social History
Penguin Adult, 5 окт. 2000 г. - Всего страниц: 541
'A vivid celebration of the city, but also an elegy for its decline, bubbling with statistics and anecdotes, from Boadicea to Betjeman'
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LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - antiquary - LibraryThing
Although this history starts at the beginning of London, it reaches the Reformation by page 45 (of over 400 pages) so it i primarily about early modern and modern London Читать весь отзыв
LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - John_Vaughan - LibraryThing
'London was always a muddle that worked. Will it remain that way?' is Roy Porter's closing question in this extensive, but engrossing, work. I chose his final remark to start this review because it ... Читать весь отзыв