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by Jack London

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ISBN:
0448058278
Author:
Jack London
Category:
Literature & Fiction
Language:
English
Publisher:
Grosset & Dunlap (June 1, 1963)
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Start reading The Call of the Wild and Other Stories (Word Cloud Classics) on your Kindle in under a minute. While many have tried, no one has come close to matching author Jack London’s ability to portray the wild, untamed Yukon.

Start reading The Call of the Wild and Other Stories (Word Cloud Classics) on your Kindle in under a minute. One of his best-known stories, Call of the Wild, first serialized in magazine form and in 1906 published as a short novel, tells the story of Buck, a muscular dog stolen from his home in Santa Clara Valley, California and sold as a sled dog in Canada’s Yukon territory during the gold rush of the 1890s.

Of all Jack London's fictions none has been as popular as his dog stories.

Jack London-his real name was John Griffith London-had a wild and colorful .

Jack London-his real name was John Griffith London-had a wild and colorful youth on the waterfront of San Francisco, his native city. Born in 1876, he left school at the age of fourteen and worked in a cannery. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1923, James Dickey earned his . degrees from Vanderbilt University, graduating magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa. He began devoting his full time to poetry at the age of thirty-eight.

Jack London was an American novelist, journalist, social-activist and short-story writer whose works deal romantically with elemental struggles for survival

I wish I had read only the CALL OF THE WILD. Jack London was an American novelist, journalist, social-activist and short-story writer whose works deal romantically with elemental struggles for survival. At his peak, he was the highest paid and the most popular of all living writers. Because of early financial difficulties, he was largely self educated past grammar school. London drew heavily on his life experiences in his writing.

Of all Jack London's fictions none have been so popular as his dog stories.

Jack London spent a year living in the Yukon and drew heavily upon his experiences there while writing the book

Jack London spent a year living in the Yukon and drew heavily upon his experiences there while writing the book. He later said, "It was in the Klondike that I found myself. Readers of this book might also be interested in author Stephen Crane's short story, A Dark Brown Dog, set in the Jim Crow South during Reconstruction. This book is featured in our collection of Books for Young Readers and 25 Great American Novels. Chapter 1: Into the Primitive. Chapter 2: The Law of Club and Fang. Chapter 3: The Dominant Primordial Beast. Chapter 4: Who Has Won to Mastership

The Call of the Wild. White Fang is a novel by American author Jack London (1876–1916) - and the name of the book's eponymous character, a wild wolfdog. Love of Life, and Other Stories.

The Call of the Wild. Jack London's novels and ruggedly individual life seemed to embody American hopes, frustrations, and romantic longings in the turbulent first years of the twentieth century, years infused with the wonder and excitement of great technological and historic change. First serialized in Outing magazine, it was published in 1906.

A young dog, abused by men and his hungry rivals on a Klondike dog team, escapes to join a wolfpack