A masterpiece: London: The Biography is the culmination and distillation of Peter Ackroyd’s lifelong obsession with the history and topography of London. Vividly anecdotal and brilliantly original.
This 5-CD set includes:
London: Trade and Enterprise
London: Street Life and the People
London: Fire and Pestilence
London: Districts and Suburbs
About the Author
Peter Ackroyd lives in London. He is the author of the bestselling London: The Biography. He has won the Whitbread Biography Award, the Royal Society of Literature's William Heinemann Award, the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, the Guardian Fiction Prize and the South Bank Award.