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The Jungle Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDF/EPUBFor nearly a century, the original version of Upton Sinclair s classic novel has remained almost entirely unknown When it was published in serial form in , it was a full third longer than the censored, commercial edition published in book form the following year That expurgated commercial edition edited out much of the ethnic flavor of the original, as well as some of the goriest descriptions of the meat packing industry and much of Sinclair s most pointed social and political commentary The text of this new edition is as it appeared in the original uncensored edition ofIt contains the fullchapters as originally published, rather than theof the expurgated edition A new foreword describes the discovery in the s of the original edition and its subsequent suppression, and a new introduction places the novel in historical context by explaining the pattern of censorship in the shorter commercial edition.


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  1. Robert Isenberg Robert Isenberg says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBNaturally, my high school English teacher felt it necessary to assign The Jungle to read over Thanksgiving break As my Dad carved the turkey, the conversation went something like this MOM Could you pass the turkey ME Oh, yeah, great, why don t we pass the meat that untold numbers of Slavik immigrants had to die to process Why don t we just spit in the face of the proleteriat and laugh, knowing that he s too malnourished to fight back.DAD Are you okay ME Oh, sure, I m great And you know Naturally, my high school English teacher felt it necessary to assign The Jungle to read over Thanksgiving break As my Dad carved the turkey, the conversation went something like this MOM Could you pass the turkey ME Oh, yeah, great, why don t we pass the meat that untold numbers of Slavik immigrants had to die to process Why don t we just spit in the face of the proleteriat and


  2. Heidi Heidi says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBWhenever I ve asked someone if they have read The Jungle, and if they have not read it, they always respond, isn t that about the meat packing industry I think that response is exactly what the author was trying to point out is wrong with his society at the time It is true that the main character of the book at one point goes to work in a meat packing plant, and its disgusting, and when the book was published apparently the FDA was created as a result, or something The problem is, though, Whenever I ve asked someone if they have read The Jungle, and if they have not read it, they always respond, isn t that about the meat packing industry I think that response is exactly what the author was


  3. Jason Koivu Jason Koivu says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBReading The Jungle will have you wringing your fists Upton Sinclair style Right up until I read it, The Jungle was one of those books I d always heard of, but not heard about I knew it was important, apparently, because everyone said so, but no one said why I guess I should have asked From what I gathered, it had something to do with the meat industry and its nefarious doings in the early 20th century, which led me to expect a dry, straight forward, tell all non fiction revealing corruptio Reading The Jungle will have you wringing your fists Upton Sinclair style Right up until I read it, The Jungle was one of those books I d always heard of, but not heard about I knew it was important, apparently, because everyone said so, but no one said why I guess I should have asked From what I gathered, it had something to do with the meat industry and its


  4. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBThe jungle, Upton SinclairThe Jungle is a 1906 novel written by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair 1878 1968 Sinclair wrote the novel to portray the harsh conditions and exploited lives of immigrants in the United States in Chicago and similar industrialized cities His primary purpose in describing the meat industry and its working conditions was to advance socialism in the United States The Jungle tells the story of Jurgis Rudus, a young immigrant who came to the New World The jungle, Upton SinclairThe Jungle is a 1906 novel written by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair 1878 1968 Sinclair wrote the novel to portray the harsh conditions and exploited lives of immigrants in the United States in Chicago and similar industrialized cities His primary purpose in describing the meat industry and its working conditions was to advance socialism in the United States The Jungle tells the story of Jurgis Rudus, a young immigrant w


  5. Roy Lotz Roy Lotz says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUB Every day in New York they slaughterfour million ducksfive million pigsand two thousand doves for the pleasure of the dying,a million cowsa million lambsand two million roosters,that leave the sky in splinters. Federico Garc a LorcaI expected to dislike this book, because it is a book aimed at provoking outrage Outrage is a species of anger, and, like all species of anger, it can feel oddly pleasurable True, anger always contains dissatisfaction of some kind but anger can also be an enormou Every day in New York they slaughterfour million ducksfive million pigsand two thousand doves for the pleasure of the dying,a million cowsa million lambsand two million roosters,that leave the sky in splinters. Federico Garc a LorcaI expected to dislike this book, because it is a book aimed at provoking outrage Outrage is a species of anger, and, l


  6. Rachel Rachel says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBwritten 6 03 Wow Now I can see why this book had such a big impression on those who read it in the early twentieth century Really heart wrenching and gut wrenching stuff There s the famous quote that Sinclair said he aimed for the public s heart and hit it in the s


  7. Danger Danger says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBIt s been a while since I read it, but I believe this book features a precocious young boy named Mowgli Rudkus who was raised by wolves After singing a bunch of songs with bears and orangutans in the jungles of India, Mowgli immigrates to turn of the century Chicago where he lives


  8. Jilly Jilly says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBHey, do you want to see some poor schlub get totally wrecked by the man , be grossed out by the meat industry, and learn about socialism Then, this is the book for you I had to read it for school and hated every minute of it I was literally nauseous at times, and depressed the rest.Yes, it s a classic, but unless you are required to read it, like I was, don t go here There is nothing but horror and sadness.One pic to explain the book Hey, do you want to see some poor schlub get totally wrecked by the man , be grossed out by the meat industry, and learn about socialism Then, this is the book for you I had to read it for school and hated every minute of it I was literally nauseous at times, and depressed the rest.Yes, it s a


  9. Darwin8u Darwin8u says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBThey use everything about the hog except the squealUpton Sinclair, The JungleOne of the great social protest novels of the 20th Century The Jungle is at once an indictment on the treatment of immigrants, poverty, American wage slavery, and the working conditions at Chicago s stockyards and meatpacking plants and simultaneously an expos on the unsanitary conditions of the meat produced in the plants and led to Federal real food reform Did I like it Well, it pissed me off, so I thouThey use everything about the hog except the squealUpton Sinclair, The JungleOne of the great social protest novels of the 20th Century The Jungle is at once an indictment on the treatment of immigrants, poverty, American wage slavery, and the working conditions at Chicago s stockyards and meatpacking plants and simultaneously an expos on the unsanitary conditions of the


  10. Kater Cheek Kater Cheek says:

    Paperback ´ The Jungle ePUB Ð jungle kindle, The JungleThe Jungle PDFEPUBI have a tendency to be easily swayed by arguments, so I asked a well read friend for an antidote to Ayn Rand s ATLAS SHRUGGED She suggested this book If I ever get that wish where you get to resurrect people and have them at a dinner party, I m going to have Ayn Rand and Upton Sinclair there together That would be an awesome cage fight between the philosophers.This book has an actual story with actual sympathetic characters Well, they start out being sympathetic Jurgis and Ona are a young I have a tendency to be easily swayed by arguments, so I asked a well read friend for an antidote to Ayn Rand s ATLAS SHRUGGED She suggested this book If I ever get that wish where you get to resurrect people and have them at a dinner party, I m going to have Ayn Rand and Upton Sinclair there together That would be an awesome cage fight between the philosophers.This book has an actual story with actual sympathetic characters Well, they start out being sympathetic Jurgis and Ona are a young coup


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