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You Wouldn't Want To Be In The Great Fire Of London! - pr_289764

You Wouldn't Want To Be In The Great Fire Of London!

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Get ready...You are MP and famous diarist Samuel Pepys living in London in the 1660s. Little do you suspect that you are about to witness this ancient city be thrown into chaos by The Great Fire of 1666It's swelteringTop Tips from experts- Take the fire seriously. The Lord Mayor doesn't seem bothered by the blaze but be warned - it's burning 100 houses an hour- Don't rely on the fire brigade - there isn't one. You and your neighbours will have to fight the flames yourselves.- To stop the blaze spreading create firebreaks - by blowing up houses in the path of the fire- When it's all over rebuild London's houses out of stone not wood.

Product code: 9781910706435

ISBN 9781910706435
Dimensions (HxWxD in mm) H240xW212
Series You Wouldn't Want To Be
No. Of Pages 40
Publisher Salariya Book Company Ltd
Edition Illustrated edition
Illustrated By David Antram
As famous diary-keeper Samuel Pepys, you'll witness four days and four nights of fire and live to tell the tale. Find out how people lived in the London of 1666, how they coped in the aftermath and all importantly, whodunnit! - or at least who we think dunnit! Humorous cartoon-style illustrations bring the characters and informative story to life.