by Malcolm Day
This exciting new series of heritage tourist guides from Batsford gives an authentic flavour of the history of London and will appeal to all lovers of this wonderful city in both the local and tourist markets.
London’s Kings and Queens recreates all the pomp and pageantry of royal London and gives fascinating historical information about the great (and not so great) kings and queens who have lived there over the centuries, from Boudicca to the present day. Discover where Henry VIII built his palaces, the fate of the Princes in the Tower and why Windsor Castle became a favourite royal residence. This absorbing guide to the royals in London is an essential companion for Londoner and tourist alike.
About the author
Writer and editor Malcolm Day is the author of eight books for adults and children, including 100 Characters from Classical Mythology and Castles and Forts Through the Ages. He lives in Newton Abbot, Devon.
Extent: 48 pages
Size: 160 x 125 mm
Illustrations: over 50 illustrations