Roman Londinium, Saxon Lundenwic, the medieval City of London, the great metropolis that has survived the Plague, the Fire and the Blitz - it's all here, along with the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Madam Tussaud's, the London Eye and all the famous landmarks. Richard Brassey has a gift for focussing on just the colourful details children will enjoy, and on each page the narrative breaks out into stories, anecdotes, jokes, fascinating facts and accounts of famous Londoners. With excitingly busy pages packed with lively pictures and witty captions, this is a brilliant introduction to London past and present.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 40 pages, 40
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 03/06/2004
- Category: Age groups: children
- ISBN: 9781842552223
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Review by BoundTogetherForGood
This is a very comprehensive book about London's history. Great for kids...and great for adults!