365 Reasons to be Proud to be a Londoner
BeschreibungTake a fascinating stroll through London's history, one day at a time, with this book, containing a memorable and exciting London event for every day of the year, from the day the Romans came to the fast-moving global capital of today. London--one of the world's most exciting cities. Teeming with life, bursting with history, it houses over 8 million people, and has thousands of stories to tell. This is a quirky, fun exploration of the people and events that make London so special, with an entry for every day of the year. From the building of London's frankly awe-inspiring sewer system to the founding of the iconic Abbey Road recording studios, from the diary of Samuel Pepys to the invention of the World Wide Web, this fascinating book provides 365 compelling reasons why every Londoner should be proud of their wonderful city. Maybe it's because you're a Londoner. . . that you'll love this book!
PortraitRichard Happer is the author of many books, including "365 Reasons to be Cheerful," " 365 Reasons to be Proud to be British," and "365 Reasons to be Proud to be Scottish."
Untertitel: Magical Moments in London's History. 10 line drawings. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Pavilion Books
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2015
Seitenanzahl: 208 Seiten