- ISBN 9781472133748
- Categories Architecture, Architecture and Design, Art & Design, BX, BX BXOS, BXOS, New Arrivals OS, Non-Fiction
- Author(s) Clive Aslet
- Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
- Weight 0.318 kg
On 15 April 2019, Paris's beloved Notre Dame was ablaze. It shocked the world - a revered landmark, a national symbol, a manifestation of French identity was here today, gone tomorrow. Life is fragile. So are the buildings, monuments and landscapes that move us. The question 'what would you save if your house was on fire?' is a familiar parlour game. But what would you save if England was on fire? What are the places that we most cherish, that express qualities that are especially English?