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The Resource The jungle, Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction and notes by Maura Spiegel

The jungle, Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction and notes by Maura Spiegel

Label
The jungle
Title
The jungle
Statement of responsibility
Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction and notes by Maura Spiegel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Upton's Sinclair's classic 1906 novel about the shocking working conditions endured by immigrants in the early twentieth-century Chicago stockyards and packing
Member of
Summary
A documentary novel portraying industry's conditions at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century. Sinclair's novel prompted public outrage which led President Theodore Roosevelt to demand an official investigation. This eventually led to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug laws
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
056046
Cataloging source
YBM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1878-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sinclair, Upton
Dewey number
813/.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3537.I85
LC item number
J85 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1170
  • 1170
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Spiegel, Maura
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Barnes & Noble classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lithuanian Americans
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Working class
  • Stockyards
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Lithuanian Americans
  • Stockyards
  • Working class
  • Illinois
Target audience
adult
Label
The jungle, Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction and notes by Maura Spiegel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
"For further reading": pages 413-414
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of Upton Sinclear and The Jungle -- Introduction by Maura Spiegel-- The jungle -- Endnotes -- Inspired by The jungle -- Comments & questions -- For further reading
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxix, 414 pages
Isbn
9781593081188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52454818
Label
The jungle, Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction and notes by Maura Spiegel
Publication
Bibliography note
"For further reading": pages 413-414
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of Upton Sinclear and The Jungle -- Introduction by Maura Spiegel-- The jungle -- Endnotes -- Inspired by The jungle -- Comments & questions -- For further reading
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxix, 414 pages
Isbn
9781593081188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52454818

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