Peter Ackroyd. London: The Biography

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From Prehistory to 1066

The Early Middle Ages

London Contrasts

The Late Medieval City

Onward and Upward

Trading Streets and Trading Parishes

A London Neighbourhood

London as Theatre

Pestilence and Flame

After the Fire

Crime and Punishment

Victorian Megalopolis

London’s Outcasts

Women and Children

Continuities

East and South

The Centre of Empire

After the Great War

Blitz

Refashioning the City

Cockney Visionaries