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The Alien Invasion
My object in writing this little book has been to collect together in a popular and readable form the main facts connected with the question of destitute immigration. I have endeavoured to set forth as concisely as possible the evils consequent upon our present system, and to place before the public the leading arguments in favour of some moderate and judicious restriction of the influx of the destitute and worthless of other countries. In doing so, I have studiously avoided identifying this important question with any particular party, or any particular creed. It is a matter which concerns the nation as a whole, and it is one in which men of all creeds and partiesJew or Christian, Liberal or Conservativemay unite together for good. The advisability of restricting our present system of unchecked destitute immigration is a matter upon which there exists considerable difference of opinion. In giving expression to my earnest convictions, I ask for that same indulgence which I willingly extend to those who may differ from my conclusions. W. H. Wilkins. 15b, Arlington Street, S.W. January 1892. ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 47043
Author: Wilkins, W. H. (William Henry)
Release Date: Oct 4, 2014
Editor: Gibbins, Henry de Beltgens, 1865-1907
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