A history of the London School of Economics, one of the most famous academic institutions in the world. This text provides a comprehensive account of its first century and tells the story of the indiv...
At the time of the Roman invasion of Britain, the site of London was an untamed,uninhabited forest and the conquering Roman fleet founded Londinium, as they named it, not as a garrison or a fortress b...
Hailed as a book that reverses the anthropological gaze, 'The London Jungle Book' is the personal story of Indian tribal artist Bhajju Shyam's first encounter with a western city. Revised & fully upda...
Advantagesentertaining, unusual, "inside" stories, touching, page-turner, very 'real'
AdvantagesJust absolutely beautiful (do check the photos), comfortable, excellent throughout, fabulous staff
DisadvantagesSo, so expensive - and over-attentive waiters (the 'hovering'... eugh...)
AdvantagesConvenient method of transport, frequent trains, Easy to get around
DisadvantagesSignal Failures, Broken Trains and Heat!