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

Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968 (Author). Spiegel, Maura. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington CLA SIN (Text) 32572000535070 CVBPLC Classic Fiction Available -
Noble Co PL - West (Cromwell) SIN (Text) 38131003535795 NCPLW-Senior High Novel Available -
Poseyville Carnegie PL - Poseyville F Sinc (Text) 70651000024985 Adult Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette FIC SIN (Text) 31951004022189 Main Floor - Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette YA CLASSICS FIC SIN (Text) 31951003780530 2nd FL - YA/Teen Classics Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781593081188
  • Physical Description: xxv, 374 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published in 2003 by Barnes & Noble Classics with new Introduction, Notes, Biography, Chronology, Inspired by, Comments & Questions, and for Further Reading. Trade paperback edition published in 2005"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
"For further reading": pages 373-374.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 8.0 22.0 5988.
Subject: Lithuanian Americans > Fiction.
Working class > Fiction.
Stockyards > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
Chicago (Ill.) > Fiction.

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