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The Abysmal Brute by Jack London
     

The Abysmal Brute by Jack London

by Jack London
 
THE ABYSMAL BRUTE is a breezy tale showing the crookedness of the methods of prize-ring managers specially in fleecing the prize-ring public in betting. The hero is a successful young giant who has been trained by his father in the mountains, and who thinks the game is played square until enlightened by a young woman reporter. Then follows a whirlwind wooing, exposing

Overview

THE ABYSMAL BRUTE is a breezy tale showing the crookedness of the methods of prize-ring managers specially in fleecing the prize-ring public in betting. The hero is a successful young giant who has been trained by his father in the mountains, and who thinks the game is played square until enlightened by a young woman reporter. Then follows a whirlwind wooing, exposing of the frauds and retirement.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940011944260
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
10/27/2010
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
60 KB

Meet the Author

Jack London (1876-1916) was an American writer. As a child, he spent long hours in the public libraries educating himself and resolving to become a writer. He worked in a cannery, on fishing boats, and as a gold miner in the Klondike. His varied experiences heavily influenced his writing and his politics. For much of his life London was a committed socialist.

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