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Problems of poverty an inquiry into the industrial condition of the poor. by Hobson, J. A.

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Published by A. M. Kelley in New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Poor -- Great Britain.,
  • Sweatshops -- Great Britain.,
  • Working class -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

SeriesReprints of economic classics
LC ClassificationsHD8390 .H76 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 231 p.
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5550311M
ISBN 100678007551
LC Control Number67029506

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