The Jungle

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Product Number: C2179
Released: Dec 17, 2003
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ISBN: #9781402552212
Narrator/s: George Guidall
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Few books have so affected radical social changes as The Jungle, first published serially in 1906. Exposing unsanitary conditions in the meat-packing industry in Chicago, Sinclair's novel gripped Americans by the stomach, contributing to the passage of the first Food and Drug Act. If you've never read this classic novel, don't be put off by its gruesome reputation. Upton Sinclair was a Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist who could turn even an exposE into a tender and moving novel. Jurgis Rudkus, a Lithuanian immigrant, comes to America in search of a fortune for his family. He accepts the harsh realities of a working man's lot, laboring with naive vigor-until, his health and family sacrificed, he understands how the heavy wheels of the industrial machine can crush the strongest spirit.

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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
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Released: Mar 28, 2011
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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
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Released: Sep 10, 2013
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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
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Released: Dec 27, 2013
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Publisher: Open Road Media
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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
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Released: May 24, 2016
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Publisher: Lerner Publications
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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
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Released: Oct 30, 2019
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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
Narrator(s): George Guidall
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Released: Apr 26, 2004
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ISBN: #9781402552229
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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
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Released: May 18, 2005
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Author(s): Upton Sinclair
Product Number 12312
Released: Feb 11, 2000
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Publisher: Bantam Audio
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Professional reviews

"Guidall's passionate rendering of the text makes it possible to visualize the vicious and grotesque conditions inside the slaughterhouses in a way that reading text might not convey. J.K.R. (c)AudioFile, Portland, Maine"

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