The Jungle

Average vote of 126
| 7 total contributions of which 7 reviews , 0 quotes , 0 images , 0 notes , 0 video
Documenting the brutal conditions in the Chicago stockyards at the turn of the century, this centennial edition of The Jungle brings into sharp moral focus the appalling odds against which immigrants and other working people struggled for their ...Continua
Ha scritto il 16/06/12
Maybe things will be better in Chicago To leave all we've ever known For a place we've never seen [...] With my coat and my hat I say goodbye to all that Maybe things will be better in Chicago Tom Waits, CHICAGO (2011)
  • 1 mi piace
Ha scritto il 10/02/12
A classic exposure of capitalist exploitation
The first idea of this book was to expose the gritty cities and the meat packing industry of the period. Yet this book is also a warm, human tale of real human beings, beautifully written. It takes the reader through the pools of blood on the ...Continua
  • 2 mi piace
Ha scritto il 09/09/10
A crude description of the life of the working class in the US in times of the industrial revolution. Society, state, work, can be very well said to be a jungle, where cruelty takes place everyday and only the strongest survive
Ha scritto il 19/01/09
This book will make you thankful for the blessings in your life. And you will become a vegetarian.
Ha scritto il 07/01/09
The Jungle is an amazing book. I simply couldn't put it down as each chapter left you waiting to see what would happen next. I suggest this book to everyone. Provides insight into the eternal battle between employers and employees.

- TIPS -
Nessun elemento trovato
Aggiungi per primo una citazione!

- TIPS -
Nessun elemento trovato
Aggiungi per primo una immagine!

- TIPS -
Nessun elemento trovato
Aggiungi per primo una nota!

- TIPS -
Nessun elemento trovato
Aggiungi per primo un video!

Lorem Ipsum Color sit Amet
di Nome Autore
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur Suspendisse varius consequat feugiat.
Scheda libro
Aggiungi