The first book in a series about picturesque British towns and cities, with high quality photographs and a lively and modern style. This book captures perfectly the atmosphere of Cambridge; the people and the buildings, the punting on the river, and the bustling street life...The city is seen here from the traditional angle, with prominence given to the magnificent architecture. But Cambridge is not just buildings and history. This book captures the busy life of this modern city in ancient settings - a book full of surprises. The contract between new and old is the theme and the result is a charming book. A must for all visitors and friends of Cambridge. A nice gift for business associates and friends alike.