The Problem of the Distressed Areas
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.
- 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
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.