The Problem of the Distressed Areas


The Problem of the Distressed Areas


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Preface by Harold J. Laski. Includes Left Book club leaflet. Topics include: causes of the slump; tragedy of youth; slave camps; land settlement; social service centres; fascist danger among the unemployed; etc. At rear is an Immediate Programme of Action for the Distressed Areas, recommending grants for household needs, free school meals, 40 hour work week, one million new houses, and so on.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Victor Gollancz
  • Edition: Left Book Club Edition Not For Sale to the Public
  • Date Published: 1937
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    286 p. 22 cm. 28 b&w photos in centre section. Orange cloth over paper. Some soiling to exterior. Inside clean and neat with only slightly browned paper.

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