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17th-century London: a city shaped by catastrophe

Margarette Lincoln reveals how a century that saw plague, fire, revolution and civil war transformed England’s capital

Published: February 9, 2021 at 12:46 pm
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Author Margarette Lincoln talks about her latest book, London and the 17th Century, which describes how a period blighted by plague, fire, revolution and civil war helped transform London into one of the world’s great cities.


Margarette Lincoln is the author of London and the 17th Century: The Making of the World’s Greatest City (Yale, 2021)

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