Staying Power - Black Presence in Liverpool
Book published by the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside in 1991, 28 pages. Large Booklet (S5946)
This book is a fascinating short history of black people in Liverpool, and charts the history of the early immigrants (soldiers, seamen, servants and so on), the role of slavery, and the development of the black community before and after the second world war..
The booklet is illustrated throughout with lots of black and white photographs, and offers a fascinating introduction to this aspect of the city's social history
Condition of the book is generally good. The cover has one or two minor scuffs and blemishes, and some light nibbling along the edges, but the staple spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound.