Book Reviews

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Mersey Ferries Through Time

Ian Collard, 2013. Amberley Publishing. 96 pages, 180 illustrations. Paperback. ISBN 978 1 4456 1333 8. £14.99. Did you know? – – That two Mersey

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Why Spencer Perceval Had To Die

Andro Linklater, 2012. Bloomsbury. 296 pages, 10 illustrations. Hardback. ISBN 978 1 4088 2840 3. £18.99. Also available in paperback at £9.99 and Kindle at

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Sugar for the House – Mona Duggan

2013. Fonthill Media. 175 pages, 83 b&w illustrations. Paperback. ISBN 978-1-78155-040-3. £12.99 (£8.50 incl p&p from Amazon). LHS member Mona Duggan, known affectionately as ‘Ormskirk’s

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In the Footsteps of Peter Ellis

Two Liverpool History Society members walk in the footsteps of Liverpool’s elusive architectural genius, Peter Ellis. Written by Graham Jones and the late Rob Ainsworth, designed

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