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A licence to live

What:

Publication

When:

1974

Where:

Who:

Ron Barnes

A licence to live: scenes from a post-war working life in Hackney

Published by Hackney Workers' Educational Association and Hackney Libraries Committe, Ron Barnes autobiography is " [...] a very personal book showing the effect of working conditions when, as must inevitably happen they permeate deeper and deeper into family life and all aspects of living".