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The coal crisis

Labour Research Department

The coal crisis

facts from the Samuel Commission, 1925-26

by Labour Research Department

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Published by Labour Research Department in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Commission on the Coal Industry (1925).,
  • Coal trade -- Great Britain.,
  • Coal miners -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith a foreword by Herbert Smith.
    SeriesStudies in Labour and Capital -- 9
    ContributionsSamuel, Herbert Louis Samuel, Viscount, 1870-1963.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19612301M

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