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London at its best

Robert S. Kane

London at its best

by Robert S. Kane

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Published by Passport Books in Lincolnwood, Ill., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England)
    • Subjects:
    • London (England) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRobert S. Kane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA679 .K315 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 209 p. :
      Number of Pages209
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2743267M
      ISBN 100844295620
      LC Control Number86060728
      OCLC/WorldCa14918956

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      Moving on from one mammoth London bookstore to another. If you like choice when it comes to browsing for books, look no further. The Waterstones in Piccadilly Circus is the largest bookshop in the whole of Europe. It towers over the Foyles in Charing Cross with a grand total of 8 floors brimming with books. Their events page is also worth keeping an eye on, as they frequently hold talks and.   The 10 Best Books of The editors of The Times Book Review choose the best fiction and nonfiction titles this year. Published Nov. 22, Updated Nov. 25,

      The London city guide is the most comprehensive guide in its range and is rather chunky, owing to its detail and breadth of coverage. Its oft-copied, simplistic layout means it’s easy to dive in.   London from the air at night has its own special beauty, as Sukdhev Sandhu discovers when he accompanies those who patrol the city's skies between nightfall and dawn. "The streets of London .


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