Pilloried! by Sewell Stokes

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Published by The Richards Press, ltd. in London .

Written in English

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StatementBy Sewell Stokes; with illustrations by Gabriel Atkin.
LC ClassificationsCT120 .S75
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p., incl. plates.
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6720963M
LC Control Number28025940

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Pilloried. [Stokes, Sewell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pilloried. 1 drawing. | Cartoon shows a man with a globe head (labeled "The World") pilloried in stocks made up of two cannon (labeled "Competitive Armament") and a dollar sign (labeled "Tariffs" and "War Debts").

Reflects the view that the international forces working to enforce payments of war debts, erect restrictive trade barriers, and continue arming are working at cross purposes. The cartoon was. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stokes, Sewell, Pilloried.

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