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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0743487621, Mass Market Paperback)ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED
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Upton Sinclair's unflinching chronicle of crushing poverty and oppression set in Chicago in the early 1900s.
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Describes the conditions of the Chicago stockyards through the eyes of a young immigrant struggling in America.
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