History (various) > Little Italy: the story of London's Italian Quarter
History (various) Little Italy: the story of London's Italian Quarter
- Price: £5.99
- ISBN: 9781900846219
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In the 19th Century there grew to be such a concentration of Italians in one part of London that the area became known as "Little Italy". Comprehensively illustrated with historic photographs and illustrations, this book tells the fascinating story of this Italian quarter from the time of the first Italian settlers up to the last days of the community in the later 20th Century. Ice cream, organ-grinders and monkeys, hokey-pokey men, murder, gangsters, and spectacular processions - these are just some of the ingredients that add up to make the story of London's Italian quarter, a story full of colour, incident and drama.
|Series||History (various)||Title||Little Italy: the story of London's Italian Quarter|
|Publication Date||August 2008||Authors||Tudor Allen|
|Inspection Copy||No||Delivery||In Stock - will be despatched next business day|
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Ms Shirley Koster - 12/07/2021
Really informative little book with some wonderful illustrations.
Ms Jilly Zinzan - 02/08/2021
A great little book covering a wide range of the italian area of London, well researched and will written
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