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London Rising

The Men Who Made Modern London

By Leo Hollis

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Book

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  • 942.12066 Hol, Nonfiction

Publish Date

2008

ISBN

9780802716323


Format: Book
Author: Hollis, Leo
Title: London rising : the men who made modern London / Leo Hollis.
Publisher Date: New York : Walker & Co. : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan, 2008.
Subject: Wren, Christopher, Sir, 1632-1723. St. Paul's Cathedral (London, England) -- History -- 17th century. London (England) -- History -- 17th century London (England) -- History -- 17th century -- Biography.
Isbn: 9780802716323 (alk. paper) 0802716326 (alk. paper)
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Call Number: 942.12066 Hol
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Bib Id: 290695

Format: Book
Author: Hollis, Leo
Title: London rising : the men who made modern London / Leo Hollis.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Walker & Co. : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan, 2008.
Description: x, 390 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Subjects: Wren, Christopher, Sir, 1632-1723.
Subjects: St. Paul's Cathedral (London, England) -- History -- 17th century.
Subjects: London (England) -- History -- 17th century
Subjects: London (England) -- History -- 17th century -- Biography.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 360-374) and index.
Contents: The greatest hazard that ever the youth of England saw -- A quiet revolution -- Restoration and renewal -- The two cities -- London was, but is no more -- Measuring the city -- The surveyor-general -- The city of speculation -- Ancient and modern -- Raised in extremes -- Looks like a revolution -- Melting it down and making it anew -- The London revolution -- The phoenix risen -- Endings.
LCCN: 2008000179
ISBN: 9780802716323 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0802716326 (alk. paper)
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Call Number: 942.12066 Hol