London has transformed almost unrecognizably since 1900. At the beginning of the period the capital of a truly global empire and its largest port. At the end, the centre of one of the worlds most cosmopolitan societies & financial and cultural hub.
This twenty part series of lectures and walks will trace the forces that transformed London, from Imperial pomp through wartime catastrophe, to the vibrant but nervous metropolis of the 21st century.
What you need
Wednesday 21 November at 10:45
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Did you know?
Playing-cards were known in Persia and India as far back as the 12th century. A pack then consisted of 48 instead of 52 cards.
Find your way there
The University Women's Club, Audley Square, London, UK
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