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Author Coodley, Lauren.
Title Upton Sinclair : California socialist, celebrity intellectual / Lauren Coodley.
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  PS3537.I85 Z59 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xvi, 237 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Southern gentlemen drank, 1878-1892 -- Making real men of our boys, 1893-1904 -- Good health and how we won it, l905-1915 -- Singing jailbirds, 1916-1927 -- How I ran for governor, 1928-1939 -- World's end, 1940-1949 -- A lifetime in letters, 1950-1968 -- Afterword: A world to win, 1969-2011 -- Appendix A: Upton Sinclair's women friends -- Appendix B: Recommended readings.
Summary Reveals Upton Sinclair's role as a social, political, and cultural reformer who was also a writer, filmmaker, women's rights advocate, and health pioneer, providing a new perspective on the activist's productive life.
Subject Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968.
Social reformers -- California -- Biography.
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Social change -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Investigative reporting -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 0803243820 cloth alkaline paper
9780803243828 cloth alkaline paper
OCLC number 830124332