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Author Besant, Annie, 1847-1933.

Title A selection of the social and political pamphlets of Annie Besant. With a pref. & bibliographical notes by John Saville.

Imprint New York, A. M. Kelley, 1970.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  300 B463s    ---  Available
Description 1 v. (various pagings) 22 cm.
Series Rare social & political pamphlets
Contents Landlords, tenant farmers, and laborers -- The English land system -- Liberty, equality, fraternity -- Civil and religious liberty, with some hints taken from the French Revolution -- English republicanism -- The redistribution of political power -- The trades union movement -- The political status of women -- The legalisation of female slavery in England -- The law of population: its consequences and its bearing upon human conduct and morals -- Marriage, as it was, as it is, and as it should be: a plea for reform -- The social aspects of Malthusianism -- The story of Afghanistan; or, Why the Tory government gags the Indian press; a plea for the weak against the strong -- The Transvaal -- Egypt -- The atheistic platform, v: The story of the Soudan -- Gordon judged out of his own mouth -- Force no remedy -- Coercion in Ireland -- Why I am a socialist -- The evolution of society -- The socialist movement -- Radicalism and socialism -- Socialism: for and against -- Modern socialism -- Why I became a theosophist.
Subject Social problems.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
ISBN 0678006385

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