The cry for justice : an anthology of the literature of social protest : the writings of philosophers, poets, novelists, social reformers, and others who have voiced the struggle against social injustice : selected from twenty-five languages covering a period of five thousand years (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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The cry for justice : an anthology of the literature of social protest : the writings of philosophers, poets, novelists, social reformers, and others who have voiced the struggle against social injustice : selected from twenty-five languages covering a period of five thousand years
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The cry for justice : an anthology of the literature of social protest : the writings of philosophers, poets, novelists, social reformers, and others who have voiced the struggle against social injustice : selected from twenty-five languages covering a period of five thousand years

Author: Upton Sinclair; Jack London; Chris Hedges
Publisher: New York, NY : Seven Stories Press, [2019] ©1915
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides a collection of social protest literature, progressive and socialist philosophy, excerpts from novels, poems, speeches, muckraking journalism, and art all in the service of voicing the struggle against social injustice. Includes work by Upton Sinclair, Jack London, Euripides, Dante, Emile Zola, Leo Tolstoy, John Galsworthy, William Blake, John Keats, Edward Bellamy, Charles Dickens, G.K. Chesterton, Winston  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Upton Sinclair; Jack London; Chris Hedges
ISBN: 9781609808365 1609808363
OCLC Number: 1002293520
Notes: "Illustrated with reproductions of social protest in art."
Originally published in 1915 by The John C. Winston Co.
Includes indexes.
Description: vi, 891 pages, 31 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Toil --
The chasm --
The outcast --
Out of the depths --
Revolt --
Martyrdom --
Jesus --
The church --
The voice of the ages --
Mammon --
War --
Country --
Children --
Humor --
The poet --
Socialism --
The new day.
Other Titles: Anthology of the literature of social protest
Responsibility: edited by Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction by Jack London ; and a new introduction by Chris Hedges.

Abstract:

Provides a collection of social protest literature, progressive and socialist philosophy, excerpts from novels, poems, speeches, muckraking journalism, and art all in the service of voicing the struggle against social injustice. Includes work by Upton Sinclair, Jack London, Euripides, Dante, Emile Zola, Leo Tolstoy, John Galsworthy, William Blake, John Keats, Edward Bellamy, Charles Dickens, G.K. Chesterton, Winston Churchill, H.G. Wells, Walt Whitman, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Rabindranath Tagore, Mark Twain, Abraham Lincoln, and many, many others in the form of essays, stories, poems, tracts, jokes, protests, and first-person accounts. --From publisher description.

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