The road to Wigan Pier
- George Orwell ; with a foreword by Victor Gollancz
- San Diego : Harcourt Brace, ©1958
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- Harvest book.
- HISTORY-139-01 -- Modern Britain and the British Empire
- Satia, Priya
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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