The Sea Wolf by Jack London

The Sea Wolf by Jack London

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THE SEA WOLF is the story of a soft, intellectual man named Humphrey van Weyden, forced to become tough and self-reliant through exposure to cruel brutality. Onboard a San Francisco ferry when it collides with a ship in the fog and sinks, Humphrey is rescued by Wolf Larsen, captain of the seal-hunting schooner 'Ghost,' bound for Japan. Brutal and cynical, yet also

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THE SEA WOLF is the story of a soft, intellectual man named Humphrey van Weyden, forced to become tough and self-reliant through exposure to cruel brutality. Onboard a San Francisco ferry when it collides with a ship in the fog and sinks, Humphrey is rescued by Wolf Larsen, captain of the seal-hunting schooner 'Ghost,' bound for Japan. Brutal and cynical, yet also highly intelligent, Larsen rules his ship and terrorizes the crew with the aid of his exceptional strength.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012835444
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
07/13/2011
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
7 MB

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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The Sea Wolf by Jack London ( A Classic Series Book) 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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