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Synopsis:

As he did so masterfully in The Jungle, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Upton Sinclair interweaves social criticism with human tragedy to create an unforgettable portrait of Southern Californias early oil industry.

Enraged by the oil scandals of the Harding administration in the 1920s, Sinclair tells a gripping tale of avarice, corruption, and class warfare, featuring a cavalcade of characters, including senators, oil magnates, Hollywood film starlets, and a crusading evangelist. Sinclairs glorious 1927 epic endures as one of our most powerful American novels of social injustice.

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ISBN:
9781433268625
Author:
Sinclair, Upton
Publisher:
Findaway World
Read by:
Gardner, Grover
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Gardner, Grover
Author:
Gardner, Grover
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Publication Date:
20081231
Binding:
PRE-RECORDED AUDIO PLAYER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.80x4.90x1.20 in. .35 lbs.
Media Run Time:
200

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"Synopsis" by , As he did so masterfully in The Jungle, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Upton Sinclair interweaves social criticism with human tragedy to create an unforgettable portrait of Southern Californias early oil industry.

Enraged by the oil scandals of the Harding administration in the 1920s, Sinclair tells a gripping tale of avarice, corruption, and class warfare, featuring a cavalcade of characters, including senators, oil magnates, Hollywood film starlets, and a crusading evangelist. Sinclairs glorious 1927 epic endures as one of our most powerful American novels of social injustice.

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