NPR: 'Dirty Old London': A History Of The Victorians' Infamous Filth
An NPR article about the new book Dirty Old London: A History of the Victorians' Infamous Filth, with some excerpts from this book about London's horse-drawn transportation infrastructure, cesspools, the appearance of water closets, etc. Looking forward to reading this book to understand how people lived day-to-day and the changes that were introduced to address the problems associated with the filth, smoke, smell, etc. The link to the article is here.
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And here's the website about the book: http://www.dirtyoldlondon.com/