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The Resource The jungle, by Upton Sinclair, (sound recording)

The jungle, by Upton Sinclair, (sound recording)

Label
The jungle
Title
The jungle
Statement of responsibility
by Upton Sinclair
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Jungle is the story of Jurgis Rudkus, a Slav immigrant, who marries frail Ona Lukoszaite and seeks security and happiness as a workman in the Chicago stockyards. Once there, he is abused by foremen, his meager savings filched by real estate sharks, and at every turn, he is plagued by the misfortunes arising from poverty, poor working conditions, and disease. Finally, in accordance with Sinclair's own creed, Rudkus turns to socialism as his way out
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1878-1968
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Sinclair, Upton
Dewey number
813/.52
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Grover Gardner
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Gardner, Grover
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  • Lithuanian Americans
  • Working class
  • Immigrants
  • Slaughtering and slaughter-houses
  • Meat industry and trade
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The jungle, by Upton Sinclair, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Distributor and/or edition may vary
  • Duration: 13:30:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
sky261849898
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 sound discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441795885
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
ml 11/15
Other physical details
digial
Publisher number
  • Z6390
  • ZE6390
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)701810537
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The jungle, by Upton Sinclair, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Distributor and/or edition may vary
  • Duration: 13:30:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
sky261849898
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 sound discs (13 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441795885
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
ml 11/15
Other physical details
digial
Publisher number
  • Z6390
  • ZE6390
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)701810537
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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