The Condition of the Working Class in England

The Condition of the Working Class in England

By: Friedrich Engels (author), Victor Kiernan (editor)eBook


This forceful polemic explores the staggering human cost of the Industrial Revolution in Victorian England. Engels paints an unforgettable picture of daily life in the new industrial towns, and for miners and agricultural workers in a savage indictment of the greed of the bourgeoisie. His later preface, written for the first English edition of 1892 and included here, brought the story up to date in the light of forty years' further reflection.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 01/01/2000
  • ID: 9780141905280
  • book language: en
  • publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • publisher imprint: Penguin

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