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Author Halliday, Stephen, author.

Title London's Markets [electronic resource] : From Smithfield to Portobello Road / Stephen Halliday.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : The History Press, [2014]


Description 1 online resource (128 pages)
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Summary The first comprehensive account of London's major markets from Roman times to the present dayLondon is a city of markets: markets in meat, fish, fruit, vegetables, money, insurance, shipping, and, occasionally, in stolen goods. Stephen Halliday's book is a comprehensive account of the often lurid and controversial history of its markets from Roman Londinium to the London of Boris Johnson as well as a guide to visiting them-and emerging with a bargain.
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Subject Markets -- England -- London -- History.
Markets -- England -- London -- Guidebooks.
Markets -- England -- London -- Description and travel.
Markets -- England -- London.
London (England) -- Commerce.
London (England) -- Commerce -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
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Other Form: Print version: Halliday, Stephen. London's Markets. Stroud, Gloucestershire : The History Press, 2014. 9780752494487 (paperback) (OCoLC)864091990
ISBN 9780752497396 (e-pub)
Standard No. 9780752497396

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