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The iron heel

Author: Jack London; Jonathan Auerbach
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [Penguin ed.]View all editions and formats
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In this harrowing tale of class warfare that merges science fiction and fantasy, a powerful state organization known as "The Iron Heel" is determined to crush the working class -- at any cost.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Dystopian fiction
Fiction
Dystopias
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jack London; Jonathan Auerbach
ISBN: 0143039717 9780143039716
OCLC Number: 62525274
Notes: "First published in the United States of America by the Macmillan company 1908"--Title page verso.
Description: xxi, 260 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: My eagle --
Challenges --
Jackson's arm --
Slaves of the machine --
The philomaths --
Adumbrations --
The bishop's vision --
The machine breakers --
The mathematics of a dream --
The vortex --
The great adventure --
The bishop --
The general strike --
The beginning of the end --
Last days --
The end --
The scarlet livery --
In the shadow of Sonoma --
Transformation --
The lost oligarch --
The roaring abysmal beast --
The Chicago commune --
The people of the abyss --
Nightmare --
The terrorists.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Jack London ; edited with an introduction by Jonathan Auerbach ; notes by Jordan Schugar.
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In this harrowing tale of class warfare that merges science fiction and fantasy, a powerful state organization known as "The Iron Heel" is determined to crush the working class -- at any cost.

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