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The Son of the Wolf

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Jack London loved the North; thus it is fitting that his career was launched with these tales of the Yukon.

The contest between nature and the individual is a favorite London theme. He lays out the keys for survival: determination, ingenuity, courage. And his work became like the men and women of whom he wrote--violent, bold, primitive.

The nine stories in this collection include: "The White Silence," "The Son of the Wolf," "The Men of Forty ...

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Overview

Jack London loved the North; thus it is fitting that his career was launched with these tales of the Yukon.

The contest between nature and the individual is a favorite London theme. He lays out the keys for survival: determination, ingenuity, courage. And his work became like the men and women of whom he wrote--violent, bold, primitive.

The nine stories in this collection include: "The White Silence," "The Son of the Wolf," "The Men of Forty Mile," "In a Far Country," "To the Man on Trail," "The Priestly Prerogative," "The Wisdom of the Trail," "The Wife of a King" and "An Odyssey of the North."

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781421832753
  • Publisher: 1st World Library
  • Publication date: 3/28/2007
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Jack London (January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916), was an American author who wrote The Call of the Wild and other books. A pioneer in the then-burgeoning world of commercial magazine fiction, he was one of the first Americans to make a huge financial success from writing.
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Table of Contents

Introduction
Note on the Text
Select Bibliography
A Chronology of Jack London
Map of the Klondike
The White Silence 3
The Son of the Wolf 13
The Men of Forty-Mile 29
In a Far Country 38
To the Man on Trail 55
The Priestly Prerogative 64
The Wisdom of the Trail 78
The Wife of a King 86
An Odyssey of the North 102
Grit of Women 137
The Great Interrogation 151
The Law of Life 165
At the Rainbow's End 172
The Story of Jees Uck 182
The League of the Old Men 206
The Marriage of Lit-lit 222
Love of Life 233
The White Man's Way 254
Finis 267
Like Argus of the Ancient Times 285
Explanatory Notes 313
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    Posted May 31, 2014

    The Kit

    The newborn needed milk to grow healthy and strong, but licked a small bit of the honey. It's eyes were still closed, proving it was only about a day old. It cried once more, and tried to crawl off towards the smell of milk that she scented.

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    Posted May 30, 2014

    Shade

    The black colored tom with a white tail tip padded in. "Hello, i would like to join. I am ready to be tested at any time that you want."

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    Shinku

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    Posted September 10, 2013

    A pup and a kit

    A pup of catblood and ki tof wolf blood stumble in, supporting each other, but flop down as soon as they were in sight.

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    Loki

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    Posted August 27, 2013

    Alphawolf

    Hi guys i waz looking for some wolfs to join my packjust write a review. Peace Alphawolf out *****

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    Posted August 27, 2013

    Cream

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    Rocco

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    Posted August 24, 2013

    Cloud

    Still alive almost got killed thobi was going in the attik and something pushed me down the stars

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    Posted August 22, 2013

    The sark

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    Posted September 9, 2013

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