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The fifth novel in the World's End Series. As Hitler rises to power, a manhunt begins for the main character, Lanny Budd.
Part of the World's End series. Set in Nazi Germany, book 2 of the Dragon's Teeth books continues to follow Lanny Budd, the target of a manhunt.
Abolitionist Wendell Phillips walks the streets of Boston under threat of attack from mobs that blame him for the breakup of the southern states.
Back cover: Upton Sinclair's unflinching chronicle of crushing poverty and oppression set in Chicago in the early 1900s.
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In this abridgement of Upton Sinclair's novel, The Jungle, younger readers are introduced to the history of immigrants employed in the meat packing industry in the early 1900's in Chicago. They get an idea of the struggles faced by folks new to America at that time.
The Lanny Budd novels, of which this is the first, portray the changing pattern of world events from the first stirrings to WWI to 1940.
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