In 1823 a small institution was founded which became the catalyst for an educational revolution in the city of Liverpool. That institution has had a transformative impact, turning Liverpool into a city of learning, raising and supporting the aspirations its communities.
This is the account of how the Liverpool Mechanics’ and Apprentices’ Library led eventually to the establishment of Liverpool John Moores University; a narrative intertwined with the history of the city and the ambitions and endeavours of enlightened, entrepreneurial and philanthropic citizens who have shaped and inspired this pioneering modern university.
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Authors: Roger Webster and Shonagh Wilkie
Publisher: Third Millenium Publishing
ISBN 978 1 781258 19 4