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Upton Sinclair

Full Name: Upton Sinclair
Gender: Male
Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland
Born: 1878-09-20
Died: 1968-11-25
Number of Works: 149
Prolific American author who wrote over 90 books in many genres and was widely considered to be one of the best investigators advocating socialist views and supporting anarchist causes, he achieved considerable popularity in the first half of the 20th century.

He gained particular fame for his novel, The Jungle (1906), which dealt with conditions in the U.S. meat packing industry and caused a public uproar that partly contributed to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug Act and the Meat Inspection Act in 1906.

ISBN: 1884365302, 9781884365300
Keywords: jungle
Pages: 335
Published: 1906
  • Rating: 80%

For 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 1905, 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 of 1905. It contai
ISBN: 0520207270, 9780520207271
Keywords: oil
Pages: 528
Published: 1927
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1583220216, 9781583220214
Keywords: millennium
Pages: 196
Published: 1924
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 1603120378, 9781603120371
Keywords: coal, king
Pages: 304
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1600968082, 9781600968082
Keywords: moneychangers
Pages: 180
Published: 1919
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 9997531590, 9789997531599
Keywords: world
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1940
  • Rating: 80%

World's End is the first novel in Upton Sinclair's Lanny Budd series. First published in 1940, the story covers the period from 1913 to 1919. This is the beginning of a monumental 7,340 page novel, the story of Lanny Budd, a young American, beginning in Europe in 1913. It is also an intimate record of a great world which fell victim to its own civilization. A new world was about to be born.
ISBN: 1931313032, 9781931313032
Keywords: teeth, dragon
Pages: 328
Published: 1942
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0837604206, 9780837604206
Keywords: vanzetti, case, sacco, novel, documentary, boston
Pages: 799
Published: 1974
  • Rating: 80%

A Boston dowager becomes involved in the social upheaval generated by the trial of Nicola Sacco and Bartelomeo Vanzetti.