Skip to content

Call of the Wild

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0486264726

ISBN-13: 9780486264721

Edition: 1990

Authors: Jack London

List price: $3.00
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Buy eBooks
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Description:

A classic novel of adventure, drawn from London’s own experiences as a Klondike adventurer, relating the story of an heroic dog, who, caught in the brutal life of the Alaska Gold Rush, ultimately faces a choice between living in man’s world and returning to nature. Note.
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $3.00
Copyright year: 1990
Publisher: Dover Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/1/1990
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 64
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.308
Language: English

One of the pioneers of 20th century American literature, Jack London specialized in tales of adventure inspired by his own experiences. London was born in San Francisco in 1876. At 14, he quit school and became an "oyster pirate," robbing oyster beds to sell his booty to the bars and restaurants in Oakland. Later, he turned on his pirate associates and joined the local Fish Patrol, resulting in some hair-raising waterfront battles. Other youthful activities included sailing on a seal-hunting ship, traveling the United States as a railroad tramp, a jail term for vagrancy and a hazardous winter in the Klondike during the 1897 gold rush. Those experiences converted him to socialism, as he…