Jack London Box Set : White Fang and Call of the Wild (CompactDisc)

Author: London, Jack

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White Fang was three quarters wolf and struggling against the savage wilderness. After beatings and abuse by man, he was filled with rage. Only one man could save him/ Thrilling action, an intuitive feeling for animal life, and a sense of justice that often works itself out through violence are the characteristics of these five London stories, including the immortal Call of the Wild.

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Publisher Blackstone Audio Inc
Mfg Part# 9780786173655
SKU 202815181
Format CD
ISBN10 0786173653
Release Date 8/21/2015
Physical
Dimensions (in Inches) 7.25H x 5.5L x 0.5T
Author Info
Jack London
John Griffith London came from a poor family and, as a boy, dropped out of school to sell newspapers and do odd jobs to survive. His father deserted the family and refused to acknowledge London as his son. The boy went to sea, was a gold miner in the Klondike, and worked as a war correspondent; he was also jailed for vagrancy, a traumatic experience that reinforced his deep distrust of the capitalist system and his embrace of socialism. London's fiction is imbued with the rugged living he experienced. During his prolific career, he wrote over 50 books: short stories, novels, and other works. Although enormously successful, London eventually went into debt, and was plagued by personal demons, including alcoholism. He suffered from kidney disease and died at the age of 40 of a morphine overdose that was probably intentional.
From the Publisher
Editors Note The tragic impact of conflict between the natural world and human civilization is the theme of two of London's most famous tales of the wilderness.
Annotation THE CALL OF THE WILD, Jack London's masterpiece, tells the gripping tale of a dog named Buck who is wrenched out of his life of ease and luxury to become a sled dog in Alaska. Drawing on his wolf heritage, Buck must fight for survival in an alien environment. WHITE FANG is London's classic adventure novel centering on a ferocious and magnificent creature, half dog, half wolf, through whose experiences we feel the essential savagery of wilderness life among animals and men.
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Book Format Audio Cassette - Unabridged
Minimum Age 10
Number of Pages 6
Publisher Blackstone Audiobooks
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