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By Ian Collard

From its humble thirteenth-century origins, Liverpool grew quickly to turn into the best port within the British Empire outdoor London, yet via 1980 the town used to be probably in terminal decline: its inhabitants had greater than halved, its infrastructure and economic climate have been decaying, and its political leaders have been major the town in the direction of entire cave in. at the present time notwithstanding, Liverpool is experiencing a renaissance; it has one of many fastest-growing economies in Britain, it's been a ecu Capital of tradition and is a UNESCO global historical past Site.

Liverpool’s proud and exact identification is embodied within the constructions that experience formed town. Liverpool in 50 constructions explores the intense heritage of this wealthy and colourful neighborhood via a range of its maximum architectural treasures. From the Royal Liver construction to the distinguished Oriel Chambers, and from the collage of Liverpool to Speke corridor, this detailed examine celebrates the city’s architectural history in a brand new and obtainable means. recognized neighborhood writer Ian Collard publications the reader on a journey of the city’s ancient constructions and its glossy architectural marvels.

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