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London : a cultural history

Author: Richard Tames
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series: Cityscapes.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Richard Tames describes how London has been chronicled, described, celebrated, named, and mapped over the twenty centuries of its existence to become a city treasured by those who have never set foot in it as a byword for innovation and diversity"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tames, Richard.
London.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006045344
(OCoLC)69013801
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Tames
ISBN: 0195309537 9780195309539 0195309545 9780195309546
OCLC Number: 607827018
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 285 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Ch. 1. Sights and sites : iconic London --
Ch. 2. London described --
Ch. 3. London named --
Ch. 4. London mapped --
Ch. 5. Intellectual capital --
Ch. 6. blasts of war --
Ch. 7. Sporting London --
Ch. 8. Victorian Valhallas : the magnificent seven --
Ch. 9. At home --
Ch. 10. Most of London : the suburbs.
Series Title: Cityscapes.
Responsibility: Richard Tames.
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"Richard Tames describes how London has been chronicled, described, celebrated, named, and mapped over the twenty centuries of its existence to become a city treasured by those who have never set foot in it as a byword for innovation and diversity"--Back cover.

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