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No signature. Light foxing to covers.; iv, 63 pages. Self wraps. Pagination includes front cover and inside of rear cover. Page dimensions: 198 x 131mm. "This exposition of the emergency policy put forward by Sir Oswal Mosley and sixteen other Labour members of Parliament was drafted by Allan Young - John Strachey, M.P. - W. J. Brown, M.P. - Aneurin Bevan, M.P." Part I - The Crisis: Three Essentials - The Economic Problem: Our Export Prospects - The Home Market - The Need for Planning; Part II - The Policy - Insulation and Protection: Summary of Control of Imports - Commonwealth Development and our Export Trade - The Preservation of Peace; National Planning and Industrial Development - The Finance of Industry; The Location of Industry; Currency and Debt; Part III - The Machine of Government - Parliament - The Executive; Part IV - Immediate Reconstruction - The Planning of Work - Economy - Housing - Agriculture - Electricity and Transport - Taxation - Defence - Conclusion - Summary. "We are confonted by a national crisis. The unemployment figures have risen to the terrible total of two and a half millions. The position of the industrialist becomes daily more impossible, and that of the worker daily more precarious." - page 5.
Title: A National Policy - An Account of the Emergency Programme Advanced by Sir Oswald Mosley M.P.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1931
Book Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 19524