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Presenting Peter Kuper's acclaimed adaptation of Upton Sinclair's The Jungle with powerful imagery and bold interplay of art and text. "The Jungle", Sinclair's most influential novel, recounts the shocking tale of immigrant Jurgis Rudkus and his family, who find themselves at the mercy of a brutal system in the stockyards of Chicago. The original book's exposure of the dangerous, unsanitary conditions in the meatpacking industry created a public furor that led to the passage of the Pure Foodand Drug Act. The mood and atmosphere is captured beautifully by Kuper's art and text for this graphic novel adaptation of a classic book that is still read by high school students and many others to this day.

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Grouping Author sinclair upton
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-11 14:39:50PM
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auth_author2 Lackey, Michael,, Spiegel, Maura.
author Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968.
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display_description Jurgis Rudkus, an impoverished Lithuanian immigrant, takes a lowly job at Brown's slaughterhouse to support his young wife and their relatives. Once admiring America for its potential, Rudkus has found opportunities to be too far out of his reach. After being evicted, Rudkus is living in a slum and deeply in debt - unable to support his family. As he attempts to make ends meet, the oppressive working conditions and crippling poverty begin to take a toll on Rudkus and his family.
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publishDate 1985, 2003, 2014
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series Classics illustrated graphic novels
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subject_facet Chicago (Ill.) -- Fiction, Electronic books, Immigrants -- Fiction, Lithuanian Americans -- Fiction, Lithuanians -- United States -- Fiction, Meat industry and trade -- Fiction, Packing-house workers -- Fiction, Political fiction, Poverty -- United States -- Fiction, Socialism -- United States -- Fiction, Stockyards -- Fiction, United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918 -- Fiction, Working class -- Fiction, Working class -- United States -- Fiction
title_display The jungle
title_full The jungle / Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction and notes by Maura Spiegel, The jungle / by Upton Sinclair ; with an introduction by Ronald Gottesman, The jungle [electronic resource] / Upton Sinclair
title_short The jungle
topic_facet Electronic books, Immigrants, Lithuanian Americans, Lithuanians, Meat industry and trade, Packing-house workers, Poverty, Social conditions, Socialism, Stockyards, Working class