London and the Seventeenth Century: The Making of the World’s Greatest City

The first comprehensive history of seventeenth-century London, told through the lives of those who experienced it.
The Gunpowder Plot, the Civil Wars, Charles I’s execution, the Plague, the Great Fire, the Restoration, and then the Glorious Revolution: the seventeenth century was one of the most momentous times in the history of Britain, and Londoners took center stage. […Learn More]