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.
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Book Description Hardcover Jan 01, 1947. Book Condition: Used: Good. NOT an ex-library book. Collins 1947 first edition. Hardback without dust cover. Fine, clean copy, some colouring of page edges due to age. Quick dispatch from UK seller. Bookseller Inventory # M07_7737_ZZ_08/17