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The Book of Lists: London

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Why did London Underground once employ a one-legged man to ride up and down the escalators at Earl's Court tube station? What did Hitler plan to do with Nelson's Column? Why is London's only medieval mummy a prostitute named Clarice la Claterballock? How did a beer flood in Tottenham Court Road drown nine people? Where can you see a pair of Queen Victoria's knickers? Conta ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published April 26th 2007 by Canongate Books (first published November 2nd 2006)
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A book of facts and about London, what else?
buffo libro di liste sulla città di londra - per chi la conosce già e ha voglia di aneddoti curiosi e stralci di storia. molto divertente.
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Nick Rennison is a writer, editor and bookseller. His books include Sherlock Holmes: An Unauthorised Biography, Robin Hood: Myth, History, Culture, The Bloomsbury Good Reading Guide and 100 Must-Read Historical Novels. He is a regular reviewer of historical fiction for both The Sunday Times and BBC History Magazine.
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