by Jeffrey Walsh - £3.95 Green Lantern Press Ltd (2008)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780955916700 | ISBN 10: 0955916704
This volume of thirty or so poems, Tall Ships Returning, celbrates Liverpool's achievement in being recognised as European Capital of Culture; it is written in a positive spirit, paying tribute to the city's people, its history and culture.
Topics include: the Mersey; football heroes like Shankly and Dean; institutions such as the Philharmonic and Jacaranda; closure of Cammell Laird; Merseyside's legendary girls; wartime and the Blitz; the city's architecture and heritage' ancestors.
(Price & availability last checked: August 2018)
In booklists: Poets and Poetry: Liverpool, Merseyside and North West, World Poetry - England, In categories: Poetry & Writing, Local Interest,