pickabook books with huge discounts for everyone pickabook books with huge discounts for everyone
     
Email: Subscribe to news & offers:
Need assistance? Log In/Register


Item Details
Title: THE LONDON ENCYCLOPAEDIA
By: Christopher Hibbert, Ben Weinreb, John Keay
Format: Electronic book text

List price: £15.98


We believe that this item is permanently unavailable, and so we cannot source it.

ISBN 10: 0230738788
ISBN 13: 9780230738782
Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN (DIGITAL)
Pub. date: 9 September, 2011
Pages: 1120
Description: The long-awaited new edition of this prestigious and definitive encyclopaedia
Synopsis: 'There is no one-volume book in print that carries so much valuable information on London and its history' Illustrated London News The London Encyclopaedia is the most comprehensive book on London ever published. In its first new edition in over ten years, completely revised and updated, it comprises some 6,000 entries, organised alphabetically, cross-referenced and supported by two large indexes - one for the 10,000 people mentioned in the text and one general - and is illustrated with over 500 drawings, prints and photographs. Everything of relevance to the history, culture, commerce and government of the capital is documented in this phenomenal book. From the very first settlements through to the skyline of today, The London Encyclopaedia comprehends all that is London. 'Written in very accessible prose with a range of memorable quotations and affectionate jokes...a monumental achievement written with real love' Financial Times
Reader Age: From 18
Publication: UK
Imprint: Macmillan
Returns: Non-returnable
Some other items by this author:
"NELSON" (CD)
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF AGINCOURT
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF AGINCOURT (PB)
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE BORGIAS (PB)
AFRICA EXPLORED (PB)
ARNHEM (PB)
CAVALIERS AND ROUNDHEADS
CAVALIERS AND ROUNDHEADS (HB)
CAVALIERS AND ROUNDHEADS (PB)
CAVALIERS AND ROUNDHEADS (PB)
CHARLES DICKENS (PB)
CHARLES I (PB)
CHINA
CHINA (HB)
CHINA (PB)
CHINA (PB)
CHINA (PB)
CHINA A HISTORY (PB)
CORUNNA (PB)
DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY OF THE CRIMEAN WAR 1854 55 (HB)
DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY OF THE CRIMEAN WAR 1854 55 (PB)
DISRAELI
DISRAELI (PB)
EDWARD VII
EDWARD VII (PB)
FLORENCE (PB)
GARIBALDI (PB)
GEORGE III (PB)
HONOURABLE COMPANY (PB)
INDIA
INDIA
INDIA (PB)
INDIA (PB)
INDIA (PB)
INDIA DISCOVERED
INDIA DISCOVERED (PB)
KING ARTHUR (PB)
KING MOB (PB)
LADAKH (HB)
LAST POST (PB)
LONDON (PB)
LONDON: PORTRAIT OF A CITY 10CC COUNTERPACK
MAD ABOUT THE MEKONG
MAD ABOUT THE MEKONG (PB)
MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES (PB)
MIDNIGHT''S DESCENDANTS (PB)
MIDNIGHT'S DESCENDANTS
MIDNIGHT'S DESCENDANTS (HB)
MIDNIGHT'S DESCENDANTS (HB)
MIDNIGHT'S DESCENDANTS (PB)
MIDNIGHT'S DESCENDANTS (PB)
MUSSOLINI (PB)
NAPOLEON
NAPOLEON (PB)
NAPOLEON'S WOMEN (PB)
NELSON (AUD)
NELSON (PB)
PARIS: PORTRAIT OF A CITY 10CC COUNTERPACK
PARIS; PORTRAIT OF A CITY (PB)
PERSONAL HISTORY OF SAMUEL JOHNSON (PB)
QUEEN VICTORIA
QUEEN VICTORIA (PB)
QUEEN VICTORIA (PB)
QUEEN VICTORIA A PERSONAL HISTORY (PB)
REDCOATS AND REBELS (PB)
REDCOATS AND REBELS (PB)
ROME (PB)
SAMUEL JOHNSON (PB)
SOWING THE WIND (HB)
SPICE ROUTE (HB)
SPICE ROUTE (PB)
THE BORGIAS
THE BORGIAS (PB)
THE COLLINS ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF SCOTLAND (HB)
THE DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY (PB)
THE DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY OF THE CRIMEAN WAR 1854 55 (HB)
THE DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY OF THE CRIMEAN WAR 1854 55 (PB)
THE DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY OF THE CRIMEAN WAR 1854 55 (PB)
THE DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY OF THE CRIMEAN WAR 1854 55 (PB)
THE DESTRUCTION OF LORD RAGLAN A TRAGEDY OF THE CRIMEAN WAR 1854 55 - SCHOLAR'S CHOICE EDITION
THE ENGLISH
THE ENGLISH (PB)
THE FRENCH REVOLUTION (PB)
THE GREAT ARC
THE GREAT ARC (PB)
THE GREAT ARC (PB)
THE GREAT MUTINY (PB)
THE HONOURABLE COMPANY
THE HONOURABLE COMPANY (PB)
THE HOUSE OF BORGIA (HB)
THE HOUSE OF MEDICI: ITS RISE AND FALL (PB)
THE ILLUSTRATED STORY OF ENGLAND (PB)
THE LIFE AND AFRICAN EXPLORATIONS OF DAVID LIVINGSTONE (PB)
THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON (PB)
THE LONDON ENCYCLOPAEDIA (HB)
THE LONDON ENCYCLOPAEDIA (PB)
THE LONDON ENCYCLOPEDIA (PB)
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES
THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF TRAVEL IN DANGEROUS PLACES - NEW EDITION (PB)
THE RECOLLECTIONS OF RIFLEMAN HARRIS (PB)
THE RECOLLECTIONS OF RIFLEMAN HARRIS (PB)
THE RISE AND FALL OF THE HOUSE OF MEDICI (PB)
THE ROOTS OF EVIL (HB)
THE ROOTS OF EVIL (PB)
THE SPICE ROUTE (PB)
THE STORY OF ENGLAND (PB)
THE TARTAN TURBAN
THE TARTAN TURBAN (HB)
THE TARTAN TURBAN (PB)
THE VIRGIN QUEEN (HB)
THE VIRGIN QUEEN (PB)
THE VIRGIN QUEEN (PB)
THE WAY OF KING ARTHUR (PB)
WATERLOO
WATERLOO (PB)
WELLINGTON
WELLINGTON (HB)
WELLINGTON (PB)
WELLINGTON (PB)
WOLFE AT QUEBEC (PB)

TOP SELLERS IN THIS CATEGORY
Medieval Monsters (Hardback)
By: Damien Kempf, Maria L. Gilbert
The British Library Publishing Division
Our Price : £7.30
more details
England Your England (Paperback)
By: George Orwell
Penguin Books Ltd
Our Price : £1.45
more details
A History of Britain in 21 Women (Paperback)
By: Jenni Murray
Oneworld Publications
Our Price : £7.29
more details
Ark Royal (Paperback)
By: Mike Rossiter
Transworld Publishers Ltd
Our Price : £7.49
more details
Secret Victory (Paperback)
By: William Matchett
William Matchett
Our Price : £9.45
more details
BROWSE FOR BOOKS IN RELATED CATEGORIES
 HUMANITIES
 history
 british & irish history


Information provided by www.pickabook.co.uk
SHOPPING BASKET
  
Your basket is empty
  Total Items: 0
 

New Title
Special Forces Cadets 1: Siege
By: CHRIS RYAN
Jack will require all his skills just to stay alive as a Special Forces Cadet... A top-secret government programme needs a crack team of undercover military operators. Which is what happens when Jack Silver, Lukas Channing, Abby Asher and Sami Hakim are sent into an armed siege in an inner-city school .
add to basket

40% off selected Oxford Dictionaries
Oxford School Dictionary
By: OXFORD DICTIONARIES
This new edition of the bestselling Oxford School Dictionary (hardback) has contemporary, comprehensive vocabulary coverage, example sentences, and fascinating word origins. The dictionary supports students with their language and spelling skills, and helps with the transition from primary to secondary.
add to basket

Oxford Textbook Promotion
Oxford AQA History for GCSE: Germany 1890-1945: Democracy an...
By: J. A. CLOAKE, AARON WILKES
This Germany book is written specially to match the new 2016 AQA GCSE History specification, and is developed by an experienced head of history and an author with senior examining experience. Carefully designed features such as Interpretations, Practice Questions and Study Tips help students prepare for the new AQA exam questions.
add to basket

Winner WABA 2019
The Call
By: PEADAR O'GUILIN
Every teenager in Ireland is training to survive The Call. Not all of them will make it. This is their story.
add to basket

New Title
Our Castle by the Sea
By: LUCY STRANGE
England is at war. Growing up in a lighthouse, eleven-year old Pet''s world has been one of storms, secret tunnels and stories about sea monsters. But now the clifftops are a terrifying battleground, and her family is torn apart ...
add to basket

Berskshire Book Award Shorlisted
add to basket

Raintree Promotion
Honestly, Red Riding Hood Was Rotten!
By: TRISHA SPEED SHASKAN, GERALD GUERLAIS (ILLUS)
OF COURSE you think I did a horrible thing by eating Little Red Riding Hood and her granny. You don't know the other side of the story. Well, let me tell you...
add to basket

35% off Promotional Titles
Enchantee
By: GITA TRELEASE
Love. Magic. Revolution. A compellingly beautiful tale of magic, intrigue and deception, set against the backdrop of eighteenth-century Paris on the cusp of revolution.
add to basket

Raintree Graphic Novels at 30% off
Jak and the Magic Nano-beans: A Graphic Novel
By: CARL BOWEN, OMAR LOZANO (ILLUS)
Mom wants Jak to sell Cow for scrap, but Cow and Jak have become best friends. So instead of selling the rusty old robot for spare change, Jak strikes a bargain with the scrap collector: if Jak and Cow can visit the Cloud Kingdom via the Space Elevator and get hold of some magic nano-beans, Jak can keep Cow safe and sound.
add to basket