Lights Out for the Territory

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Walking the streets of London, Iain Sinclair traces nine routes across the territory of the capital. In this volume he give us a provocative, enlightening and disturbing picture of modern urban life. And in the process he reveals the dark underbelly of a London many of us did not know existed.

ISBN: 9780141014838 Author: Sinclair, Iain Publisher: Penguin Publication Date: 2nd October 2003 Imprint: Penguin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 914.2104859 (edition:21) Pages: 385 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

‘A book about London; in other words, a book about everything’ Peter Ackroyd, The Times

Walking the streets of London, Iain Sinclair traces nine routes across the territory of the capital. Connecting people and places, redrawing boundaries both ancient and modern, reading obscure signs and finding hidden patterns, Sinclair creates a fluid snapshot of the city. In LIGHTS OUT FOR THE TERRITORY he gives us a daring, provocative, enlightening, disturbing and utterly unique picture of modern urban life. And in the process he reveals the dark underbelly of a London many of us did not know existed.

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