Von Cádiz nach London

Author: Christiana Brennecke

Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

ISBN: 352510104X

Category: History

Page: 393

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English summary: The history of Spanish Liberalism written as part of European history: A study of Liberal Spain and Liberals in exile (1820-1833) in Spanish-English perspective. German text. German description: Die Internationalen Brigaden, die im Spanischen Burgerkrieg gegen das von Hitler und Mussolini unterstutzte Franco-Spanien kampften, gelten bis heute als Vorkampfer fur Freiheit und Demokratie in Spanien und uber die spanischen Grenzen hinaus. Dass sich bereits mehr als hundert Jahre zuvor auslandische Freiwillige dazu berufen fuhlten, auf spanischem Boden fur ein freiheitliches Regime zu kampfen, gehort dagegen zu den vergessenen Episoden der europaischen Geschichte.

London Night and Day

Author: Matt Brown

Publisher: Batsford Books

ISBN: 1849943486

Category: Travel

Page: 193

View: 5887

Like New York, London can be enjoyed all day and all night. This insider's guide gives you the gen on where, when and how to enjoy London at any hour. It covers places to stay, places to eat, drink, dance and be entertained and informed. Including all the main and famous places in London but with the added twist of highlighting some of the lesser-known parks, palaces and museums. The book is structured by hours of the day, so it gives the ideal time to do any number of great things in a great city, from breakfast places and tea at 4, to cocktails at 6 and midnight walks. Discover gin palaces, walks beside the Thames, Hawksmoor churches and haunted pubs with this indispensable guide. Each entry lists the nearest tube stop so this grand city can be explored with an Oyster card! Author Matt Brown from legendary London blog the Londonist is probably the most London-obsessed person there is. He brings his own extensive knowledge of the city to the book, revealing an array of new experiences even for the long-term Londoner and the discerning tourist. With London Underground going 24 hours in September, this is a timely book to discover some of the hidden charms of this fascinating city.

For the Love of London

Author: Julian Beecroft

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers LTD - ROW

ISBN: 1786851121

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 119

View: 4607

Have you ever wondered... • Why the Queen asks permission to enter the City? • Where in London you are required to drive on the right? • What is the history behind Pearly Kings and Queens? From the garden suburbs to the action-packed centre, the city of London reveals layer upon layer of history, culture, delights – and secrets. Whether you’re intrigued by London’s rich history or fascinated by its glittering cultural scene, ‘For the Love of London’ will take you on a tour encompassing architecture, royalty, landmark events, historical figures, crime, culture and a host of surprising facts about the world’s finest city.

London Graffiti and Street Art

Author: Joe Epstein LDNGraffiti

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1473502578

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 7217

Over the decades, London has become a diverse landscape for all forms of graffiti and street art. From the better-known artists, down to the constant stream of fresh new talent attracted to the streets, London is a graffiti artist’s paradise and the images represent a London simmering with artistic flair. Featuring glossy photos of ground-breaking graffiti, London Graffiti and Street Art is the perfect companion for anyone excited by this most vibrant and changing of art form, and aims to give an insight into the creative output lost and found in and around the capital.

Board of Trade Journal

Author: Great Britain. Board of Trade

Publisher: N.A


Category: Commerce

Page: 652

View: 9866

St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost & Gothic Writers

Author: St James Press

Publisher: St. James Guide to Writers Ser


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 746

View: 9581

Provides background information and a critical evaluation of authors of horror, ghost and gothic fiction, and lists each author's works in these fields and in other genres.