The Jungle

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Doubleday, Page & Company, 1906 - Chicago (Ill.) - 413 pages

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As a novel, this book is less than perfect. The protagonist is more of a plot device than a character. In spite of that, I am glad I read this book as historical fiction, and as an important work that ... Read full review

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It is impossible for me to review this without appearing to be pissy. The work itself is barely literary. The Jungle explores and illustrates the conditions of the meatpacking industry. Its presence ... Read full review

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