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From AD 61, when Queen Boudicca - outraged at her treatment at the hands of the Romans - marched on the city and burned it to the ground, London has been hit by wave upon wave of destruction. Capital Disasters tells the story of 2000 years of disaster - from fire, water, disease, pollution, accident, storm, riot, terrorism and enemy action. It chronicles well-known disasteFrom AD 61, when Queen Boudicca - outraged at her treatment at the hands of the Romans - marched on the city and burned it to the ground, London has been hit by wave upon wave of destruction. Capital Disasters tells the story of 2000 years of disaster - from fire, water, disease, pollution, accident, storm, riot, terrorism and enemy action. It chronicles well-known disasters like the Great Plague of 1665 and the Blitz, as well as lesser-known events and includes the human stories behind the various catastrophes. Capital Disasters ultimately celebrates the spirit of the people of London who have risen above all the disasters and for whom London is still a great city in which to live and work...

Title : The Disastrous History Of London
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ISBN : 9780750933216
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 489 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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The Disastrous History Of London Reviews

  • Melanie
    2019-01-01 15:55

    Very interesting and easy to read.