2 SEPTEMBER 1666: 350 YEARS SINCE THE GREAT FIRE OF LONDON.
In the early hours of 2 September 1666 a small fire broke out in a bakery in Pudding Lane.
In the five days that followed it grew into a conflagration that would devastate the third largest city in the Western world.
This short edition is the essential guide to the Great Fire of London and includes first-hand descriptions from the diaries of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn, as well as a gripping account from renowned historian Adrian Tinniswood.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 18/08/2016
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9781784872144