Set in the 1850s, this book describes the destitution which fell upon Lancashire when the supply of cotton from the US was cut off, silencing the mills. The book follows Kit Ormerod who foresaw what might come and pleaded for his fellow Lancashiremen to look for their cotton elsewhere.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Ex-library. Bookseller Inventory # 2004560
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002333009