London: A Social and Cultural History, 1550-1750.
A history of London during the period it became the greatest city in Europe and a vibrant economic and cultural center on the world stage. Drawing on recent research into urban history, contemporary accounts by residents and visitors, and fictional works, this book traces London's rise and explore how citizens coped with rapid changes. Various aspects of London life are covered, from fruit stalls to Whitehall. A window into the creation of our modern world. Like new. List $29.99. Cambridge University Press. 2012. Hb, Dj. USED. $20.00