The Road to Wigan Pier

by George Orwell

In the 1930s Orwell was sent by a socialist book club to investigate the appalling mass unemployment in the industrial north of England. He went beyond his assignment to investigate the employed as well-”to see the most typical section of the English working class.” Foreword by Victor Gollancz.

  • Format: eBook
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780547523019
  • ISBN-10: 0547523017
  • Pages: 264
  • Publication Date: 10/18/1972
  • Carton Quantity: 1

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    In the 1930s Orwell was sent by a socialist book club to investigate the appalling mass unemployment in the industrial north of England. He went beyond his assignment to investigate the employed as well--“to see the most typical section of the English working class.” Foreword by Victor Gollancz.
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