Front cover of Liverpool the Great City, showing a photograph of the city with the three Cunard queen ships visible in the harbour with the red arrows doing a flypast overhead.

Liverpool The Great City






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Description

In this fully revised and updated edition, with more than 90 per cent of the images wholly new, Liverpool The Great City showcases the resurgence of the port as a tourist, leisure, shopping and educational place.

The images are up-to-date, some deliberately taken just days before the book went to press, including the unique sight of the three Cunard Queens together on the Mersey. All are presented in a large format hardback that does justice to both the quality and importance of the photographs and of the city itself.

Visitors to the city arrive curious about the birthplace of the Mersey Sound, the home of the Beatles, the old staging post to the New World, the arrival port for wartime Atlantic convoys, to see the city that boasts two important cathedrals or two top-flight soccer teams - a wide variety of reasons. They invariably depart surprised by the breadth and beauty of the city architecture, the magnificent waterfront skyline and, more recently, the quality of the shopping. Liverpool The Great City provides a preview of the city, a treasured keepsake, a wonderful present for a family member or perhaps those who no longer live in the area and are curious to see how its changing.

 

Specification

Format: Hardback, 143 pages

Dimensions: 26.5 x 24.5cm

Publisher: Halsgrove

ISBN: 978-0-85704-272-9

Last Order Dates for Christmas

If you want to receive your orders in time for Christmas please get your orders to us by midday on:

UK - 17th December

Europe and International - 30th November   

Deliveries

We aim to dispatch orders between 1-3 working days, however, as some items are stored at individual venues some orders may take longer. Orders are currently being dispatched between Monday and Friday. If you have any queries, please e-mail onlinesales@liverpoolmuseums.org.uk

Standard UK delivery is by Royal Mail and costs £3.50 but may be more for heavier parcels. Most items take between 1 and 5 working days to be delivered.

We use Royal Mail's airmail service to post overseas. This can take from 1 to 4 weeks and costs from £10.00 in Europe and from £15.00 for the rest of the world. As with UK delivery, this will be more for heavier parcels. Please be aware there may be local duty and/or taxes payable on goods delivered outside the UK. National Museums Liverpool are not responsible for paying these charges and they are not included in your payment to us.

If you would like to order a large number of items, it may be worth contacting us directly to enquire about shipping costs.

 

Returns

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For more details go to the Delivery and Returns Page.

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