The Road to Wigan Pier - George Orwell

The Road to Wigan Pier

By George Orwell

  • Release Date: 1972-10-18
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
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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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