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Sinclair, Upton 1878-1968

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The jungle by Upton Sinclair( Book )

858 editions published between 1901 and 2022 in 22 languages and held by 18,933 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 )

207 editions published between 1926 and 2018 in 14 languages and held by 3,270 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( )

65 editions published between 1901 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,578 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( )

92 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,141 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
King Coal : a novel by Upton Sinclair( )

135 editions published between 1901 and 2022 in 15 languages and held by 2,131 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
World's end by Upton Sinclair( Book )

135 editions published between 1904 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,023 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 )

40 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There seems never to be a question as to whether or not a new Lanny Budd novel will sell. It will. This one has the familiar ingredients:- full quota of yesterday's headlines served up with applesauce, as the intrepid Superman, Lanny Budd, playboy of Europe's capitals, expert on art, friend of Nazi sympathizers, and - in reality - F.D.R.'s "presidential agent" - uses all this as front for investigation under the actuality of wartorn Europe. This panel in his adventures starts with an interview in Vicky France with Laval and ends with an interview in Moscow under siege with Stalin - the span, 1940 to 1948. He continues his hazardous career, with one crack in the armor when he is virtually booted from Britain as suspect; he even trains intensively under Prof. Einstein so that he may enter Nazi Germany once again and extract some secrets of atomic investigation and bring them back to America; he takes an enforced six months' furlough as a result of a plane crash; and he solves his "to do or not to do" emotional tangles by having fate dispose neatly of the insistent Lizbeth, leaving him with Laurel in Hongkong, and marriage as the answer to the problem of their escape. One finishes the 700 pages wondering anew at Upton Sinclair's facility in spinning a plot from hackneyed thread, dated colloquialisms and cliches - and making it incontrovertibly readable- and saleable."--Kirkus
Dragon harvest by Upton Sinclair( Book )

53 editions published between 1915 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Predictable - with the big following the Lanny Budd saga has secured, for this again is dependable contemporary adventure, a thriller written against the headlines, with plausible (sometimes) footnotes to history in the contribution such a character as Lanny Budd might be making. Lanny, "scion of privilege" is still acting as P(residential) A(gent), still walking the tightrope of the appeaser, the friend of high-ranking Nasis, of British , of French collaborators - while beneath the patina of the art collector and dealer, who refuses to take sides, he is actually feeding important material to the White House, and helping the German Underground with funds, through Monck, now that Trudi is dead. Two new women enter his life, but he manages to avoid entangling alliances though Liebeth, another Irma in the making, angles for his favor; and Laurel Creston, writer, has to be smuggled out of Germany, via a trick in Lanny's repertoire of the occult, Hitler, Gearing, Hess - all play into Lanny's hands, but with the actual blitzkring under way, and Paris in German hands, Lanny is left pretty close to last act in his double reis...My humph on the enormous success of this series (this is, I think, the sixth) is that Sinclair tells a fast paced story which has a background of known facts and of backstairs gossip of the rich and famous."--Kirkus
Damaged goods by Upton Sinclair( )

30 editions published between 1913 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,897 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
The moneychangers by Upton Sinclair( Book )

117 editions published between 1908 and 2022 in 11 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upton Sinclair has written a fictional account of greedy Wall Street capitalists that scheme to ruin a rival company. In typical Sinclair fashion, the poor suffer while the rich get richer in this novel of economic immorality
Boston : a novel by Upton Sinclair( Book )

82 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 1,721 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
Dragon's teeth by Upton Sinclair( Book )

90 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years from 1929 to 1934, in America and Europe, picturing especially the rise of Hitler
100% : the story of a patriot by Upton Sinclair( )

121 editions published between 1920 and 2021 in 17 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The protagonist in this story isa 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
The brass check : a study of American journalism by Upton Sinclair( Book )

122 editions published between 1900 and 2022 in English and held by 1,606 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 profits of religion by Upton Sinclair( )

44 editions published between 1918 and 2022 in 6 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essay in economic interpretation
The cry for justice : an anthology of the literature of social protest by Upton Sinclair( Book )

59 editions published between 1915 and 2021 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,515 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
Presidential agent by Upton Sinclair( Book )

71 editions published between 1900 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 1,391 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 )

80 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lanny Budd's adventures from the Nazi Blood Purge through the beginning of the Spanish Civil War
Jimmie Higgins : a story by Upton Sinclair( Book )

150 editions published between 1900 and 2019 in 19 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmie Higgins is the fellow who does the hard work in the job of waking up the workers. Jimmie hates war--all war--and fights against it with heart and soul
The cup of fury by Upton Sinclair( Book )

38 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,262 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
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The jungle
Oil! : a novelManassas; a novel of the warThe jungleKing Coal : a novelWorld's endA world to winDragon harvestDamaged goods
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Fitch, Clarke.

Fitch Clarke 1878-1968

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Sinclair U. B. Jr. 1878-1968

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Sinkler, Upton 1878-1968

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Sinklers, E. (Eptons), 1878-1968

Sinklers, Eptons, 1878-1968

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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 americký spisovatel

Upton Sinclair Amerikaans journalist

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Upton Sinclair Amerikan yazar, gazeteci, aktivist

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Upton Sinclair Escritor, romancista e reformador social norte-americano

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Άπτον Σίνκλερ

Аптон Синклер

Ептон Білл Сінклер

Синклер У. 1878-1968

Синклер Уптон

Синклер, Уптон, 1878-1968

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 американски писател

Эптон Синклер американский писатель, журналист и социалистический деятель первой половине XX века

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אפטון סינקלייר סופר אמריקני

סינקליר, אייפטאן

סינקליר, אייפטאן 1878־1968

סינקלער, א.

סינקלער, אופטאן 1878־1968

סינקלער, אייפטאן

סינקלער, אייפטאן 1878־1968

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סינקלער, אפטאן 1878־1968

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סינקלער, אײפטאן

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סינקלר, אופטון

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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

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싱클레어, 업턴 1878-1968

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辛克萊 1878-1968