This is London: Life and Death in the World City

Pan Macmillan
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'Judah grabs hold of London and shakes out its secrets' The Economist

This is London in the eyes of its beggars, bankers, coppers, gangsters, carers, witch-doctors and sex workers.

This is London in the voices of Arabs, Afghans, Nigerians, Poles, Romanians and Russians.

This is London as you've never seen it before.

'An eye-opening investigation into the hidden immigrant life of the city' Sunday Times

'Full of nuggets of unexpected information about the lives of others . . . It recalls the journalism of Orwell' Financial Times

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About the author

Ben Judah was born in London. He has travelled widely in Russia, Central Asia and the Levant. His writing has featured widely, including the New York Times, the Evening Standard, the Financial Times and Standpoint.
In 2016, Ben was chosen as one of Forbes magazine's 30 under 30 in European media.
His first book, Fragile Empire, was published by Yale University Press in 2013.

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Publisher
Pan Macmillan
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Published on
Jan 28, 2016
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Pages
433
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ISBN
9781447274803
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Language
English
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Genres
Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism
Social Science / Sociology / Urban
Travel / Essays & Travelogues
Travel / Europe / Great Britain
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This content is DRM protected.
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