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Greenwich
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Greenwich

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Greenwich by Charles Jennings

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There is probably not a London suburb with more intense historical connections, more diversity and more astonishing buildings and artefacts than Greenwich. There are sections on MARITIME GREENWICH - home of the Maritime museum and the CUTTY SARK; ROYAL GREENWICH - Greenwich Park was Henry VIII's favourite residence and where he met Anne Boelyn; SCIENTIFIC GREENWICH - home of the Royal Observatory and GMT and of course The Dome itself...What's it going to be like compared to similar vast jamborees - the Great Exhibition of 1851 and the Festival Britain of 1951, what is that strange fabric stretched over those yellow spikes and WHO is going to settle in the 1400-home Millennium Village, to be opened in 2000, with the remains of the old gasworks lying a couple of feet below?

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780349112305
ISBN-10: 0349112304
Format: Paperback
(196mm x 126mm x 19mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Abacus
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 4-Jan-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Charles Jennings

Charles Jennings was born in London and was educated there and at Oxford University. He is married with two children and works as a writer and journalist.

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