The Jungle ((anglès): La jungla) és una novel·la de escrita pel nord- americà periodista i escriptor Upton Sinclair (). Sinclair va escriure la. Title, La Jungla Biblioteca Grandes éxitos. Author, Upton Sinclair. Translated by, Antonio Samons. Publisher, Orbis, ISBN, , Get this from a library! La jungla. [Upton Sinclair; Antonio Samons].
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Jurgis then resumes his support of his wife’s family. Their oral report to Roosevelt supported much of what Sinclair portrayed in the novel, excepting the claim of workers falling into rendering vats.
L’escriptor Jack London el va anomenar, La cabana de l’oncle Tom de l’esclavitud assalariada. A Reply to Mr.
La jungla / The Jungle
Soon after, his first child drowns in a muddy street. He finds out that Marija, Ona’s cousin, had become a prostitute to support the family and is now addicted to morphine ; Stanislovas, the oldest of the children at the beginning of the novel, had died after getting locked in at work and being eaten alive by rats.
After a fellow socialist employs him, Jurgis locates his wife’s family. Sinclair published sjnclair book in serial form between February 25, and November 4, in Appeal to Reasonthe socialist newspaper that had supported Sinclair’s undercover investigation the previous year. For other uses, see Jungle disambiguation.
The book ends with another socialist rally, which follows some political victories. Jurgis returns to Chicago and holds down a succession of laboring jobs and as a con man. Jonas—the other remaining adult male aside from Jurgis—disappears and sinclaor never heard from again.
La jungla / The Jungle : Upton Sinclair :
Jurgis had expected to support his wife and other relatives, but eventually all—the women, children, and his sick father—seek work to survive. Sinclair’s account of workers falling into rendering tanks and being ground along with animal parts into “Durham’s Pure Leaf Lard” gripped the public.
For some of the remainder there was only a basis of truth. Ella mor en el part dessagnada, amb divuit anys. The main character in the book is Jurgis Rudkus, a Lithuanian immigrant trying to make ends meet in Chicago.
Pren una feina a l’escorxador de Brown. Congress, House, Ipton on Agriculture,p. The family’s breakdown progresses as Jurgis discovers an arrangement in which Ona has traded regular sexual favors to Jurgis’ boss in exchange for being allowed to keep her job. The last section, concerning a socialist rally Rudkus attended, was later disavowed by Sinclair.
This investigation had inspired Sinclair to write the novel, but his efforts to publish the series as a book met with resistance. One feels that what is at the bottom of his siinclair is not nearly so much desire to help the poor as hatred of the rich.
One night, he wanders into a lecture being given by a socialist orator, where he finds community and purpose. Jurgis had thought sinclaif US would offer more freedom, but he finds working conditions harsh.
Retrieved January 12, Five publishers rejected the work as too shocking. Wikisource has original text related to this article: Retrieved January 20, Three-fourths of the things he said were absolute falsehoods.
The copyright in some countries expired after years, so there is now as of March 11, a free or “public domain” copy of the book available on the web site of Project Gutenberg. As the novel progresses, the jobs and means the ypton use to stay alive slowly lead to their physical and moral decay.
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Three-fourths of the things he said were absolute falsehoods. The poor working conditions, and exploitation jugla children and women along with men, were taken to expose the corruption in meat packing factories.
An employee at Macmillan wrote.
Upton SinclairNew York: Harvard University Press, —54Vol. Learning about the visit, owners had their workers thoroughly clean the factories prior to the inspection, but Neill and Reynolds were still revolted by the conditions.
For some of the remainder there was only a basis of truth. Then an injury results in Jurgis being fired from the meatpacking plant; he later takes a job at Durham’s fertilizer plant.