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Published: 22 June 2009

432 Pages | 12 b/w plates

ISBN: 9780199541942

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A Journey Through Ruins

The Last Days of London

Patrick Wright

  • A unique evocation of Britain at the height of Margaret Thatcher's rule - and of the death of the 'post-war settlement'
  • Views the transformation of the country through the unexpected prism of everyday life in East London
  • Includes a new introduction revisiting the book's East End starting point in the 21st century and four additional chapters

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