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Preface to the Original Edition 1881
Distress and Famine
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abolish attaches to land belongs benefit bounty capital charity chattel slavery Christian Church citizens civilization common condition of labor Creator demand deny doctrine Duke of Argyll duty earth economic rent employers Encyclical equal right evil exclusive exist fact famine father force give God's Henry George Holiness human law improvement increase individual industry injustice interest Irish famine Irish land justice Land League Land Question landholders landlords landowners live man's matter merely natural law natural rights never ownership of land peasant political poor Pope Leo XIII population possession poverty principle private ownership private property produce property in land propose reason religion remedy rent rich right of property rightfully robbery Scotland secure single tax slavery slaves social society soil taxes tenants things tion to-day true truth unjust virtue wages wealth whole working-men wrong