'The history of London we have been waiting for, told with elegance and precision.' --Ken Loach (Praise for A People's History of London)
'Those who continue to uphold London's living traditions of protest will be able to take heart from this fresh and welcome look at the city's history.' --Guardian (Praise for A People's History of London)
'An irrepressible book about an irrepressible community.' --Zadie Smith (Praise for A People's History of London)
John Rees is a historian, broadcaster and campaigner. He is the coauthor of The People's History of London and author of Timelines: A Political History of the Modern World, amongst other titles. He is a visiting research fellow at Goldsmith's, a National Officer of the Stop the War Coalition and a spokesperson for the People s Assembly Against Austerity.