I Never Knew That About London Illustrated download free [PDF and Ebook] by Christopher Winn

I Never Knew That About London Illustrated download free [PDF and Ebook] by Christopher Winn year 2011
  • Book name: I Never Knew That About London Illustrated
  • Author: Christopher Winn
  • Release date: 2011/6/28
  • Publisher: EBURY PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9780091943196
  • Rating: 8.11 of 10
  • Votes: 65
  • Review by: Jeremias Metzger
  • Review rating: 8.05 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/25
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 33 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In this lavishly illustrated book bestselling author Christopher Winn takes you on a captivating journey around London. Travelling through the villages and districts that made up the world's must dynamic metropolis, I Never Knew That About London unearths the hidden gems of legends, firsts, inventions, adventures and birthplaces that shape the city's sometimes turbulent past.See the Chelsea river views that inspired Turner in his final years. Explore London's finest country house in Charlton and unearth the secrets of the mother of Parliaments and discover the village that gave its name to a car and the Russian word for station. With gorgeous colour illustrations throughout, this miscellany reveals the steeple which became the model for the traditional wedding cake, the home of the sandwich, and the house which was home to Handel and Jimi Hendrix. Brimming with facts, stories and snippets, Winn provides a spellbinding insight into the history of London. This beautiful book is guaranteed to inform and amuse in equal measure.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H57M20S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Popular Beliefs & Controversial Knowledge, Places & Peoples: Pictorial Works, British & Irish History, Travel & Holiday Guides, Guidebooks, Tips & Advice
  • Available formats: LRF, DOC, PDF, WORD, TXT, TCR, OEB, EPUB. Compressed in RAR, RPM, GZ, TAR.Z, ZIP, LHA, LZO
  • Download servers: Dropbox, MyUpload, Microsoft OneDrive, Mediafire, FreakShare, FileServe, Uptobox
  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 40.77 USD
  • Dimensions: 200x254x27mm
  • Weight: 1,197g
  • Printed by: Ebury Press
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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