Baghdad: City of Peace, City of Blood--A History in Thirteen Centuries
Publish date: 2014-11-04
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Pages no: 536
Edition language: English
Disclaimer: ARC via Netgalley. Peter Ackroyd wrote the best biography of a city in his London. It is a magnificent, unsurpassable prose poem to a famous city. In some ways, Ackroyd had it easy. After all, despite Boudicca, the Great Fire, and the Blitz, London stands; it has been...