XI-"The Jungle: A Story of Chicago" - Upton Sinclair - Appeal to Reason

XI-"The Jungle: A Story of Chicago" - Upton Sinclair - Appeal to Reason

by: | publication date: May 20, 1905 | Publication: Appeal to Reason | journal issue: No. 494 | pages: 2

"But let no one suppose that this superfluity of employees meant easier work for anyone! On the contrary, the speeding-up seemed to be growing more savage all the time; they were continually inventing new devices to crowd the work on—it was for all the world like the thumb-screw of the mediaeval torture chamber."

Chapter Eleven in Upton Sinclair's original serial for Appeal to Reason, the unexpurgated version of what became "The Jungle."

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