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The Crown of Wild Olive; Three Lectures on Work, Traffic, and War

John Ruskin

This book consists of three lectures delivered by John Ruskin in the mid-19th century that address the social, economic, and political issues of the Industrial Revolution. Ruskin argues for the importance of meaningful work, sustainable transportation, and international peace, and criticizes the excesses of capitalism, urbanization, and militarism.

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Book Details

  • Publisher: Legare Street Press
  • Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
  • Pages: 152
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.38in - 0.86lb
  • EAN: 9781019840573
  • Categories: English, Irish, Scottish, WelshGeneralSociology - General
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