The Road To Wigan Pier

Author: George Orwell
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  • : $22.99(AUD)
  • : 9780141185293
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
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  • : March 2001
  • : 198mm X 129mm X 15mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 19.95
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  • : George Orwell
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 272
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Barcode 9780141185293
9780141185293

Description

Presents an account of the author's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 1930s. It provides descriptions of social injustice, cramped slum housing, dangerous mining conditions, squalor, hunger and growing unemployment.