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

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

The Underworld in Chicago

by: | publication date: August 5, 1905 | Publication: Appeal to Reason | journal issue: No. 505 | pages: 2

"Naturally, the aspect of prison life was changed for Jurgis by the arrival of a cell-mate. He could not turn his face to the wall and sulk, he had to speak when he was spoken to; nor could he help being interested in the conversation of Duane—the first educated man with whom he had ever talked."

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

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