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The Jungle (Library Edition)

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  • Format:Audiobook, Unabridged
  • Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
  • Media:Audio Cassette
  • Number Of Items:1
  • Edition:Unabridged LIBRARY
  • Shipping Weight (lbs):1.3
  • Dimensions (in):9.3 x 6.6 x 2.4
  • Publication Date:May 15, 2011
  • ISBN:1441795871
  • EAN:9781441795878
  • ASIN:1441795871
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Synopsis
Here is the dramatic expose of the Chicago meatpacking industry at the turn of the century that prompted the investigation by Theodore Roosevelt which culminated in the pure-food legislation of 1906.

The Jungle is the story of Jurgis Rudkus, a Slavic immigrant who marries frail Ona Lukoszaite and seeks security and happiness as a workman in the Chicago stockyards. Once there, he is abused by foremen; his meager savings are filched by real estate sharks; and at every turn he is plagued by the misfortunes arising from poverty, poor working conditions, and disease. Finally, in accordance with Sinclair's own creed, Rudkus turns to socialism as a way out.

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