The People of the Abyss

 

This book encompasses interviews and quotes from homeless people living in the East of London, who were forced to live in poverty and despair. With this book, Jack London has tried to present the most honest side of the country and of its people, who suffered inconsolably for years together. Jack London puts himself in the shoes of the people of East London and writes from their point of view, which helps its readers to understand the depth and seriousness of the issue.