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Liverpool in a City Living
By Ged Fagan
This book concentrates on the tenement blocks
that were so prevalent in Liverpool from the 1930s onwards, particularly those
on the fringe of the city centre itself. Many thousands of families were moved
from slum ridden courts and terraced cellar properties to these luxurious new
Art Deco apartments complete with hot and cold running water, Electricity and
Gas, indoor toilet/bathroom and verandas. A factual and pictorial record
of the Gerard Gardens and surrounding area and its close proximity to the grandeur
of the neo classical buildings of William Brown Street.
It can be purchased at The museum of Liverpool life, Mann Island. The Maritime Museum. The Cathedral shops. W.H. Smiths. Borders at Speke retail park. Pritchards in Formby village. Blackies, Great Homer Street. Morris's, William Henry Street. The Gift Shop (next to The Tate) at the Albert Dock. Countyvise, the Publishers in Birkenhead.