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Upton Sinclair, Der Sumpf [The Jungle ], Malik-Verlag, 1924.

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Upton Sinclair, Der Sumpf [The Jungle ], Malik-Verlag, 1924.


The Jungle is an iconic novel about the lives of immigrants in Chicago and features a main character, Jurgis Rudkus, who struggles to support his family by working in a meat packing factory. Cover design of iconic factory background is by artist John Heartfield.

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“Upton Sinclair, Der Sumpf [The Jungle ], Malik-Verlag, 1924. ,” Duke Library Exhibits, accessed May 22, 2018, http://exhibits.library.duke.edu/items/show/21581.

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