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Freedom of the Press in Britain

Bernard Shaw

Freedom of the Press in Britain

we disagree with Churchill"s ban on the London "Daily Worker," write George Bernard Shaw, H. G. Wells, the Dean of Canterbury, and other prominent figures. Their points of view. Lessons for America.

by Bernard Shaw

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Published by Weekly Masses Co., Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Daily worker (London, England) -- Censorship.,
  • Freedom of the press.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDean of Canterbury , George Bernard Shaw, S. O. Davies, MP, H. G. Wells, Lord Ponsonby, H. W. Nevinson, Sir Richard Acland, MP, Sir Hugh Robertson.
    ContributionsDavies, Stephen Owen, ca. 1883-1972., Wells, H. G. 1866-1946., Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946., Nevinson, Henry Woodd, 1856-1941., Acland, Richard, Sir, 1906-1990.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 5-7 ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18490314M

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