A World to Win

By: Sinclair, Upton

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First edition. Spine slightly cocked, pages toned.Half inch chip across length of bottom of jacket spine, multiple minor chips and tears to jacket, jacket edges heavily rubbed. 1946 Hard Cover. 627 pp. A World to Win is the seventh novel in Upton Sinclair's Lanny Budd series. First published in 1946, the story covers the period from 1940 to 1942.At the opening of this story--in Vinchy in 1940--Lanny Budd has been the intimate of the world's great--famous and notorious--for more than twenty years. Outwardly the friend and confidant of the Nazi and fascist gangsters, this secret agent of Franklin D. Roosevelt is one of the most amazing figures in modern fiction.Upton Sinclair Jr. (September 20, 1878 - November 25, 1968), was a prolific American author who wrote over 90 books in many genres and was widely considered to be one of the best investigators advocating socialist views and supporting anarchist causes. He achieved considerable popularity in the first half of the 20th century. He gained particular fame for his 1906 novel The Jungle, which dealt with conditions in the U.S. meat packing industry and caused a public uproar that partly contributed to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug Act and the Meat Inspection Act in 1906. -- WikipediaKeywords: UPTON SINCLAIR CLASSICS A WORLD TO WIN LITERATURE HISTORICAL FICTION NAZI WORLD WAR II WWII WW2 MILITARY HISTORY LANNY BUDD

Title: A World to Win

Author: Sinclair, Upton

Categories: Historical, Literature, Military,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Viking Press: 1946

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

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