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The Road to Wigan Pier (1937)
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Left Book Club (1937.03)
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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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Melvil Decimal System (DDC)305.56209428 — Social Sciences Social Sciences Social groups ; Inequality Class Lower Classes Working class History, geographic treatment, biography Europe England and Wales
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An edition of this book was published by Penguin Australia.