"The text is brimming with absorbing and comprehensive historical narrative, the most recent archaeological findings, fascinating photographs, and a wealth of statistics and maps. Fully recommended." Now & Then, March 2008 "a lavishly illustrated and totally engrossing look at the history of our capital over the past 2,000 years... a real delight." Ham & High, 25th October 2007
About the Author
Hugh Clout is a professor emeritus of geography at University College London.