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By the Waters of Liverpool

(1981)
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The third volume in the classic story of Helen Forrester's childhood and adolescence in poverty-stricken Liverpool during the 1930s. Helen has managed to achieve a small measure of independence. At seventeen, she has fought and won two bitter battles with her parents, the first for the right to educate herself at evening classes, the second for the right to go out to work. Her parents are still as financially irresponsible as ever, wasting money while their children lack blankets, let alone proper beds, but for Helen the future is brightening as she begins to make friends her own age and to develop some social life outside the home. At twenty, still never kissed by a lover, Helen meets Harry, a strong, tall seaman, and falls in love...

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Hardback Editions

November 1984 : UK Hardback
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool (Ulverscroft large print series)
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 0-7089-1210-9 / 978-0-7089-1210-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft
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October 1981 : UK Hardback
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 0-370-30909-X / 978-0-370-30909-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Bodley Head Ltd
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Paperback Editions

December 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 0-00-818093-8 / 978-0-00-818093-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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July 1983 : UK Paperback
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 0-00-636540-X / 978-0-00-636540-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fontana Press
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1983 : UK Paperback
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 0-00-737552-2 / 978-0-00-737552-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fontana Press
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August 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 0-00-727980-9 / 978-0-00-727980-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper
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Audio Editions

July 2017 : Audio CD
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 1-5436-2403-0 / 978-1-5436-2403-8
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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September 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
Publisher: Audible Studios
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September 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
Publisher: Audible Studios
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January 1985 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool: Unabridged (Sound)
Author(s): Helen Forrester
ISBN: 1-85496-091-1 / 978-1-85496-091-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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Kindle Editions

December 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: By the Waters of Liverpool
Author(s): Helen Forrester
Publisher: HarperCollins
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