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Sinclair, Upton 1878-1968

Overview
Works: 2,716 works in 9,863 publications in 34 languages and 137,383 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  War fiction  Biography  Autobiographies  Novels  Bibliography  Bibliographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publisher, Correspondent, Recipient, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Other, win, Author of introduction, Contributor, Arranger, Dedicatee, Interviewee, Producer, xxx, Conceptor, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3537.I85, 813.52
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The jungle by Upton Sinclair( Book )

835 editions published between 1905 and 2019 in 21 languages and held by 18,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the conditions of the Chicago stockyards through the eyes of a young immigrant struggling in America
Oil! : a novel by Upton Sinclair( Book )

215 editions published between 1926 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 3,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After writing The Jungle, his scathing indictment of the meatpacking industry, Sinclair turned his sights on the early days of the California oil industry in a highly entertaining story featuring a cavalcade of characters including senators, oil magnates, Hollywood film starlets, and a crusading evangelist. This lively and panoramic book, which was recently cited by David Denby in the New Yorker as being Sinclair's "most readable" novel, is now the inspiration for the Paramount Vantage major motion picture, There Will Be Blood
Manassas; a novel of the war by Upton Sinclair( )

57 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allan Montague, a slavery supporter from Mississippi, travels to Boston with his father on business and meets several abolitionists, upon which he turns against slavery and eventually ends up at the Battle of Manassas on the side of the North
The jungle by Upton Sinclair( )

88 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary novel portraying industry's conditions at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century. Sinclair's novel prompted public outrage which led President Theodore Roosevelt to demand an official investigation. This eventually led to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug laws
Damaged goods by Upton Sinclair( )

19 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and Gujarati and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Damaged Goods the horrors of venereal disease are explored in this social drama. The story centers on a young couple whose future is endangered when the husband makes a terrible mistake
World's end by Upton Sinclair( Book )

134 editions published between 1904 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical view of the world armament industry in the period preceding and during the European War
A world to win by Upton Sinclair( Book )

36 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presidential secret agent Lanny Budd is targeted by allies and enemies alike as the deadly tide of war rolls across Europe
100% : the story of a patriot by Upton Sinclair( )

51 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The protagonist in this story is a luckless opportunist in the middle of the Red Scare who becomes embroiled in a plot by the D.A. to infiltrate and spy on an enclave of Socialists who have been wrongfully connected with a domestic bombing--www.amazon.com
Religion und Profit : Versuch einer wirtschaftlichen Auslegung by Upton Sinclair( )

33 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Profits of Religion: An Essay in Economic Interpretation is a nonfiction book, first published in 1917, by the American novelist and muckraking journalist Upton Sinclair. It is a snapshot of the religious movements in the U.S. before its entry into World War I.-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dragon harvest by Upton Sinclair( Book )

49 editions published between 1915 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman fra årene 1938-40
King Coal : a novel by Upton Sinclair( Book )

150 editions published between 1908 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Coal (1917) is to the mining world what Sinclair's "The Jungle" is to the meat-packing industry. Through protagonist Hal Warner, Sinclair reveals the abuses faced by immigrant mine workers in the coal fields of the western United States
Dragon's teeth by Upton Sinclair( Book )

88 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years from 1929 to 1934, in America and Europe, picturing especially the rise of Hitler
The moneychangers by Upton Sinclair( Book )

111 editions published between 1908 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this fictional account of the Wall Street panic of 1907 ... In the midst of the alluring lifestyle of the high rollers, a newcomer from the South arrives. The strikingly beautiful Lucy Dupree seeks entrance into high society through her childhood friend, Allan Montague, who is now a successful lawyer working in the city. Despite Allan's attempts to protect her, the naive Lucy soon finds herself caught up in a jealous rivalry between two wealthy and unscrupulous power brokers. Their fight to destroy each other using high-stakes financial manipulations precipitates a major Wall Street collapse and puts Lucy in great peril."--Back cover
The brass check : a study of American journalism by Upton Sinclair( Book )

117 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinclair called Brass Check, published in 1919, the most important and most dangerous book I have ever written. This full-throated expos of the hypocrisy and outright fraud afflicting the journalism of his time makes for fascinating reading today, as many of Sinclair's findings are applicable to the contemporary media landscape
The cry for justice : an anthology of the literature of social protest by Upton Sinclair( Book )

60 editions published between 1915 and 2017 in English and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contained in this volume are many of the most stirring, thought-provoking and incisive writings on the struggle of humanity against social injustice ever written. Contributors include Upton Sinclair, Jack London, Euripides, Dante, Zola, and Tolstoy as well as contemporary authors such as Martin Luther King, Jr., Nelson Mandela, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, and Mahatma Gandhi
Boston : a novel by Upton Sinclair( Book )

77 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on the 1920s trial and execution of suspected anarchists Sacco and Vansetti. Of all the books that have appeared over the years concerning the case, the most complete and convincing was first published in 1928, only a year after the execution of Sacco and Vanzetti. That book is Upton Sinclair's Boston. In his "documentary novel" the celebrated author of The Jungle combined a firm grasp of the facts of the case with an engrossing fictional framework to produce a remarkably accurate and comprehensive report of the events that spanned the years 1919 to 1927 which ultimately focused the attention of the whole world on a drama played out in the drawing rooms, courts, and streets of the city of Boston. In Boston, Sinclair described the xenophobia and paranoia that led the upper crust of Boston society to see these two illiterate immigrants as a threat to their way of life, and led to their conviction on the flimsiest of evidence. Sinclair used his considerable skills to arouse the reader to a state of outrage as the protagonists' inevitable fate approaches
Presidential agent by Upton Sinclair( Book )

73 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activities of a special agent for the President in 1937 and 1938 as World War plans were brewing
Wide is the gate by Upton Sinclair( Book )

81 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lanny Budd's adventures from the Nazi Blood Purge through the beginning of the Spanish Civil War
The cup of fury by Upton Sinclair( Book )

34 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tract on the evils of drink, illustrated with true stories of the ill effects of alcohol upon well-known literary person
Jimmie Higgins; a story by Upton Sinclair( Book )

143 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in 19 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinclair wrote Jimmie Higgins in response to the First World War. He broke with the main body of the American Socialist Party at that time, favoring U.S. involvement in WWI, because of the threat of German militarism. After the war, however, he opposed any interference to the developing Bolshevik regime in Moscow. The title character of Jimmie Higgins enlists in the army and fights bravely, but is tortured into madness following the war, for espousing the same policies as did Sinclair himself
 
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Oil! : a novel
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Oil! : a novelManassas; a novel of the warThe jungleDamaged goodsWorld's endA world to win100% : the story of a patriotReligion und Profit : Versuch einer wirtschaftlichen Auslegung
Alternative Names
Aptons Sinklērs

Beall Sinclair, Upton 1878-1968

Epton Sinkler

Fitch Clarke

Fitch Clarke 1878-1968

Garrison Frederick

Garrison Frederick 1878-1968

Sinclair, Apton 1878-1968

Sinclair U. 1878-1968

Sinclair U. B. 1878-1968

Sinclair U. B. Jr. 1878-1968

Sinclair, Upton

Sinclair, Upton B. 1878-1968

Sinclair, Upton Beal

Sinclair Upton Beall

Sinclair Upton Beall 1878-1968

Sinclaire Upton

Sinclaire, Upton Beall

Sincler, Ajpton.

Sinkler, A.

Sinkler Epton

Sinkler, Ėpton 1878-1968

Sinḳler, Eypṭon 1878-1968

Sinkler, Upton 1878-1968

Sinkleris Eptonas

Sinklērs, Aptons, 1878-1968

Sinklers, Eptons, 1878-1968

Sinklers Uptons

Sinklers, Uptons, 1878-1968

Sīnklīr, Ūbtūn, 1878-1968

Siynqler, Apton (1878-1968).

Siynqler, Wptŵn (1878-1968).

Stirling Arthur

Stirling Arthur 1878-1968

Stirling, Artur 1878-1968

Upton Sinclair American novelist, writer, journalist, political activist

Upton Sinclair Amerikaans journalist

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Upton Sinclair écrivain américain

Upton Sinclair escritor estadounidense

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Άπτον Σίνκλερ

Аптон Синклер

Ептон Білл Сінклер

Синклер У. 1878-1968

Синклер Уптон

Синклер, Уптон, 1878-1968

Синклер Э.

Синклер Э. 1878-1968

Синклер Э. Б. мл. 1878-1968

Синклер, Эйптон, 1878-1968

Синклер Эптон

Синклер, Эптон, 1878-1968

Синклер Эптон Билл

Синклеръ Айтонъ

Сінклер, Аптон.

Ъптон Синклер

Эптон Синклер

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אפטון סינקלר

סינקליר, אופטון

סינקליר, אייפטאן

סינקליר, אייפטאן 1878־1968

סינקלער, א.

סינקלער, אופטאן 1878־1968

סינקלער, אייפטאן

סינקלער, אייפטאן 1878־1968

סינקלער, אפטאן

סינקלער, אפטאן 1878־1968

סינקלער, אפטאן 1968־1878

סינקלער, אפטון

סינקלער, אפטון, 1878-1968

סינקלער, אײפטאן

סינקלער, ע.

סינקלער, עפטאן

סינקלר, אופטון

סינקלר, אפטון

סינקלר, אפטון 1878־1968

أبتون سنكلير

أبتون سينكلير، 1878-1968

آپتن بیل سینکلر ژورنالیست، تهیه‌کننده، و نویسنده آمریکایی

آپتون سینکلر

اپٹن سنکلیر

سنكلير، أبتون، 1878-1968

ਅਪਟਨ ਸਿੰਕਲੇਅਰ

ဆင်ကလဲယားအပ္ပတန်ဗီးလ

싱클레어, 업턴 1878-1968

싱클레어, 업튼 1878-1968

업턴 싱클레어

アプトン・シンクレア

シンクレア, アプトン

厄普顿·辛克莱

辛克萊

辛克萊 1878-1968

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