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Author London, Jack, 1876-1916.

Title The iron heel / Jack London
Published [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1908
©2009
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Contents Title -- Contents -- Foreword -- Chapter I My Eagle -- Chapter II Challenges -- Chapter III Jackson's Arm -- Chapter IV Slaves of the Machine -- Chapter V The Philomaths -- Chapter VI Adumbrations -- Chapter VII The Bishop's Vision -- Chapter VIII The Machine Breakers -- Chapter IX The Mathematics of a Dream -- Chapter X The Vortex -- Chapter XI The Great Adventure -- Chapter XII The Bishop -- Chapter XIII The General Strike -- Chapter XIV The Beginning of the End -- Chapter XV Last Days -- Chapter XVI The End -- Chapter XVII The Scarlet Livery -- Chapter XVIII In the Shadow of Sonoma
Chapter XIX Transformation -- Chapter XX A Lost Oligarch -- Chapter XXI The Roaring Abysmal Beast -- Chapter XXII The Chicago Commune -- Chapter XXIII The People of the Abyss -- Chapter XXIV Nightmare -- Chapter XXV The Terrorists -- Endnotes
Summary The Iron Heel is a dystopian novel by American writer Jack London, first published in 1908. Anthony Meredith, a scholar in about the year 2600 AD (or 419 B.O.M. - the Brotherhood of Man), annotates the ""Everhard Manuscript"", an account that chronicles the years from 1912 to 1932 when the great ""Iron Heel"" oligarchy rose to power in the United States
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Subject Oligarchy -- Fiction
Revolutionaries -- Fiction.
Revolutions -- Fiction.
Utopias -- Fiction.
Oligarchy.
Revolutionaries.
Revolutions.
Utopias.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 177541079X
1775568393
9781775410799
9781775568391