plea for social justice extracts from the speeches of J.S. Woodsworth, M.P., in the House of Commons, 1930-33. by J. S. Woodsworth

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  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1914-,
  • Canada -- Social conditions.

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StatementSelected by Grace MacInnis.
ContributionsMacInnis, Grace, 1905-1991.
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Pagination80 p.
Number of Pages80
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Open LibraryOL20645318M

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