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London"s burning

life, death, and art in the second World War

by Peter Stansky

  • 17 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Arts, British -- 20th century.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war.,
    • Art and state -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-189) and index.

      StatementPeter Stansky and William Abrahams.
      ContributionsAbrahams, William Miller, 1919-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNX543 .S73 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 201 p. :
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1447249M
      ISBN 100804723400
      LC Control Number93086764

      Jack London, pseudonym of John Griffith Chaney, (born Janu , San Francisco, California, U.S.—died Novem , Glen Ellen, California), American novelist and short-story writer whose best-known works—among them The Call of the Wild () and White Fang ()—depict elemental struggles for survival. During the 20th century he was one of the most extensively translated. The Great Fire of London happened in London, The fire lasted for three days, from 2 September until 5 September. It threatened the aristocratic district of Westminster (the modern West End), Charles II's Palace of Whitehall, and most of the suburban r, it did not reach these districts. It burned d houses, 87 churches, Old St Paul's Cathedral, and most of the.

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