Unemployed women and the slave bill.
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Published by National United Front Committee in London .
Written in English


  • Great Britain.,
  • Insurance, unemployment -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.,
  • Unemployed -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Great Britain.,
  • Women -- Employment -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

SeriesNational Unity Congress and working women pamphlet -- No.1
ContributionsNational United Front Committee.
The Physical Object
Pagination7p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18797877M

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