Sinclair exposed several health violations and unsanitary practices in the meat packaging industry in the United States in the early 20th century. This exposure was taken very seriously by the readers. To write about this topic, Sinclair had done a lot of investigation for a socialist newspaper.
Uno dei libri più importanti e potenti della storia americana. Il suo mito ha avuto un impatto terribile sulla mentalità di molti uomini. Un libro tremendamente triste. Particolarmente toccante per chi, in questi giorni, deve lottare per modellare il suo stile di vita con un unico reddito.
This eBook is a short and concise review guide of The Jungle by Upton Sinclair. The review includes a short summary of the whole novel, major themes in the novel and explanations of those themes relations to the book, a character guide with brief details on the characters, and chapter reviews written in bullet point that go into more detail than the book summary.
amos and carrie suffer greatly as their friends and neighbors in this little new england town turn against them for doing what they think is right. they find themselves pitted against a pharmaceutical company for carrie's violent actions and even against parishioners who turn against pastor amos for his preaching. murder and community ostracism must be overcome; good must prevail, but can it?