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Ings 2001 Really good history of my new neighborhood Would be lovely if he would publish an updated version because life in London moves and changes very uickly these days and at only 15 ears old this book feels a bit dated The information in the book was interesting but the prose itself was a bit dry I love Greenwich and am curious about its history but found finishing this a bit of a struggle This is a nice and easy introduction the history of Greenwich It is very well written Jennings writes from the perspective of the current okay but wanted history of science than 1940s and 50. 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 "spikes and WHO is going to settle in the 1400 home Village to be opened in 2000 with the remains of the old gasworks lying a couple of feet below. .
F the streets are probably only of interest to local people and the book was published in 1999 so it feels dated in places However this does make the "final chapter predictions for Greenwich s future all the entertaining A very well written informed and "chapter predictions for Greenwich s future all the entertaining A very well written informed and read It actually reads like a novel than a dry chronology which I have found with some history books He also writes with humour and a great love of words so much so that I intend to read it again It has turned out to be one of the best history books I have read in a long time Greenwich The Place Where Days Begin and End by Charles Jenn. Ich 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 itselfWhat's it going to be like compared to similar vast jamborees the Great Exhibition of. Very interesting summary of the history "OF THE IMMEDIATELY SURROUNDING "Greenwich and the surrounding Lots of local detail which mean it could definitely done with a map to see where all these places are and a few pictures wouldn t have gone amiss either Bought this on impulse in the Observatory gift shop and am very pleased I did Charles Jennings is a witty informed and opinionated observer who delves deep into the history of Greenwich and its uniue landmarks He s particularly strong on architecture If A Dirty Wedding Night: A Dirty Rockstar Romance Collection (Dirty, Book 2.5) you love visiting the areaou ll enjoy this book Two caveats the chapters on the theatre and some There is probably not a London suburb with intense historical connections diversity and astonishing buildings and artefacts than Greenwich There are sections on MARITIME GREENWICH home of the Maritime museum and the CUTTY SARK; ROYAL GREENWICH Greenw. .