Further facts from the Coal Commission

being a history of the second stage of the coal industry commission with excerpts from the evidence by Robert Page Arnot

Publisher: Labour Research Department and Allen & Unwin in London

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Statementcompiled by R. Page Arnot for the Miners" Federation of G reat Britain.
ContributionsCoal Industry Commission., Miners" Federation of Great Britain.
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