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The City of London

Continuity and Change, 1850–1990

  • Ranald C. Michie

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  3. Ranald C. Michie
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  4. Ranald C. Michie
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  9. Back Matter
    Pages 198-238

About this book

Introduction

What is the City of London? The term is in everyday use but few are willing to define it. If pressed some will suggest that it means the entire UK financial sector while others point to a particular part of London - the Square Mile. Neither of these definitions is adequate because the City is both greater and less than either finance alone or a physical location. The author demonstrates that it is only by taking a detailed look at the City over the last 100 years that it can be understood.

Keywords

city continuity Continuity and Change finance Inuit

Authors and affiliations

  • Ranald C. Michie
    • 1
  1. 1.University of DurhamUK

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