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Morang, 1903 (1st Canadian ed.)
People of the Abyss
London, Jack
New York: Macmillan. 1903.
319pp. Illustrated. [Victorian London]
ISBN:

Casebook Review:

Only a decade and a half after the Ripper murders, American writer Jack London spent several weeks in East London posing as a casual laborer. He wrote of his experiences in People of the Abyss, a shocking exposť of the living conditions for the people of London's East End. Highly recommended.


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