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Oil by Upton Sinclair
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Feb 07, 2015

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bookshelves: americana, los-angeles-pomona
Read in June, 2010

Upton Sinclair drank my milkshake....he drank it up! I thought I was going to read a book about the oil industry in California circa 1920 but ended up with a book about World Communism. Oh well, at least it was interesting.
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message 4: by Brian (new)

Brian let me know if it has the milkshake quote.

Mark Brian you will be the first to know.

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Will Best review I've seen yet

Oldnomad Nonsense: it was about exploitation and political corruption: communism was simply one thread of the response by the exploited in this context and to similar situations in Europe.

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