The road to Wigan pier
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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Orwell is probably still the best English writer. It's hard to explain how well the book is written, but in the end the best part about it that it not only makes you think a lot, it also shows the ...
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Riku has pricked my conscience. This is a book that was recommended to me waay back by Mr Watkins, my history teacher in senior school, and I still haven't got to it. You can read it at Project ... Read full review