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The Jungle.

Author: Upton Sinclair
Publisher: Auckland : Floating Press, 1906.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Jungle is a 1906 novel written by author and socialist journalist Upton Sinclair. It was written about the corruption of the American meatpacking industry during the early 20th century. The novel depicts in harsh tones the poverty, absence of social programs, unpleasant living and working conditions, and hopelessness prevalent among the "have-nots", which is contrasted with the deeply rooted corruption on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Upton Sinclair
ISBN: 9781598755602 1598755609
OCLC Number: 437106390
Description: 1 online resource (573 pages)
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The Jungle is a 1906 novel written by author and socialist journalist Upton Sinclair. It was written about the corruption of the American meatpacking industry during the early 20th century. The novel depicts in harsh tones the poverty, absence of social programs, unpleasant living and working conditions, and hopelessness prevalent among the "have-nots", which is contrasted with the deeply rooted corruption on the part of the "haves". Although this book was to try and show pity for the poverish working men and women and what they had to endure in hoping of making a better li.

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