Jungle, The

Jungle, The

portrays the lack of hygiene among Chicago meat-packing plants (1906). [Am. Lit.: The Jungle, Payton, 356]
See: Filth

Jungle, The

novel exposed harrowing moral, economic, and hygienic conditions in the meat-packing industry. [Am. Lit.: Upton Sinclair The Jungle]
References in classic literature ?
Its prow had scarcely touched when the ape-man leaped to shore--his heart beat fast in joy and exultation as each long-familiar object came beneath his roving eyes--the cabin, the beach, the little brook, the dense jungle, the black, impenetrable forest.
The jungle, the size of Rhode Island, is in the Foja mountains in western New Guinea.
When The New York Times reviewed The Jungle, the reviewer thought it was more a piece of propaganda than a work of art.
When Mowgli sneaks away to the jungle, the chase is on to see who will find him first - his old pals, his new family, or the man- eating tiger.
As he strode confidently down the red-clay road that parted the jungle, the young rebel soldier was perfectly candid about his mission.
The debate now becomes who is the king of the Jungle, the lion or the liger.
On the edge of these two worlds, where lizards bask in the sun and orchids bloom in the jungle, the Incas had perched their sacred town, hidden behind green-clothed monoliths.
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