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captain of industry in British literature, 1904-1920.

Adam Christopher Hunt

captain of industry in British literature, 1904-1920.

by Adam Christopher Hunt

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Pagination306 leaves.
Number of Pages306
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Open LibraryOL21692397M
ISBN 100612500357

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He was considered to be a leading social advocate. Because of his novel The Jungle, which dealt with conditions in the meat packing industry, The Pure Food and Drug Act and the Meat Inspection Act were passed. A captain of industry is a fictionalized account of an : Upton Sinclair.

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Upton Sinclair () was a prolific American novelist, essayist, playwright, short story writer, and juvenile book writer, whose works. The Paperback of the Captains of Industry by James Parton at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. A Captain of Industry by Upton Sinclair. Searchable etext.

Discuss with other readers. one should bear in mind that it was written before any of the "literature of exposure" had appeared; that its writer drew nothing from Mr.

Steffens' probing of political corruption, nor from Miss Tarbell's analysis of the railroad rebate, nor from Mr. The Leaders of Industry, if Industry is ever to be led, are virtually the Captains of the World; if there be no nobleness in them, there will never be an Aristocracy more.

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Subcategories. This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total. Sample essay topic, essay writing: Captains Of Industry - words. Andrew Carnegie and John D. Rockefeller were captains of industries. They helped America become what it is today.

They developed company's and industries that impacted the 20th and the 21st Century in such a way that it changed our ideas of management and supply and demand. Buy a cheap copy of Dodsworth book by Sinclair Lewis.

Touring Europe with his beautiful but spoiled wife Fran, millionaire Sam Dodsworth, known as the American Captain of Industry, witnesses the clash of American and Free shipping over $ In the late 19th century a captain of industry was a business leader whose means of amassing a personal fortune contributed positively to the country in some way.

This may have been through increased productivity, expansion of markets, providing more jobs, or acts of philanthropy. This characterization contrasts with that of the robber baron, a business leader using political means to. Such a study of Literature as that for which the present book is designed includes two purposes, contributing to a common end.

In the first place (I), the student must gain some general knowledge of the conditions out of which English literature has come into being, as a whole and A History of English Literature.

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(Septem – Novem ) was an American writer who wrote nearly books and other works in several genres. Sinclair's work was well known and popular in the first half of the 20th century, and he won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in InSinclair acquired particular fame for his classic muck-raking novel The Jungle, which exposed labor.Great deals on Books in English Upton Sinclair.

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