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Author: Upton Sinclair; Ruth Clifford Engs
Publisher: Jefferson, NC : McFarland & Co. Publishers, ©2009.
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Overview: Best known for his muckraking expos & eacut; of the squalor and brutality that pervaded the livestock industry in his book The Jungle, Upton Sinclair's political activism was not limited to issues of workers' rights or workplace safety. These nine short works, never before published, reveal an author who also wrestled with questions concerning women's independence and the state of the health care industry  Read more...
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Named Person: Upton Sinclair; Upton Sinclair
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Upton Sinclair; Ruth Clifford Engs
ISBN: 9780786445189 0786445181 0786428996 9780786428991
OCLC Number: 320800100
Notes: Biography and other extensive critical matter written by Ruth Clifford Engs.
Description: ix, 177 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Preface --
Introduction: Biography of Upton Sinclair --
Part 1: Woman Suffrage And Emancipation: --
Suffragetteland --
One woman's fight --
Emancipated husband: a one-reel comedy --
Part 2: Defying Sexual Convention: --
Unmarried mother --
Eugenic celibate motherhood --
Experimental honeymoon --
Part 3: Search For Health --
Health hunters: a farce comedy in four acts --
Restore and keep your health by controlling emotions --
Little Algernon fragments --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Upton Sinclair ; edited by Ruth Clifford Engs.

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