The Turtles of Tasman (Annotated)

The Turtles of Tasman (Annotated)

by Jack London

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Differentiated book• It has a historical context with research of the time-The Turtles of Tasman by Jack London.The purpose of realizing this historical context is to approach the understanding of a historical epoch from the elements provided by the text. Hence the importance of placing the document in context. It is necessary to unravel what its author or authors have said, how it has been said, when, why and where, always relating it to its historical moment.Published in 1916, this is a collection of very different tales. There are murder stories, as well as a play set in prehistoric times. "Finis" and "The End of the Story" are classic Jack London Klondike adventure tales en route. "Said in the Drooling Neighborhood" is an often irreverent look at life in a California mental institution. - By the turtles of Tasman - The eternity of forms - Told in the drooling ward - The hobo and the fairy - The prodigal father - The first poet - Finis - The end of the story. -Jack London, (born John Griffith Chaney; January 12, 1876 - November 22, 1916) John Griffith London, was an American novelist, journalist, and social activist.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9798669735845
Publisher: Independently published
Publication date: 07/26/2020
Pages: 142
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

John Griffith "Jack" London, birth name John Griffith Chaney, was a prolific American novelist, journalist, short story writer, essayist, and social activist. He is considered as the pioneer of commercial magazine fiction. He was one of the first fiction writers to obtain world-wide fame and a large fortune from his fiction alone. "The Call of the Wild" and "White Fang", set in the Klondike Gold Rush, are considered to be his most popular and well-known works. His short stories, "To Build a Fire", "An Odyssey of the North", and "Love of Life", are also among his famous works. He also wrote about the South Pacific In such stories as "The Pearls of Parley" and "The Heathen", and about the San Francisco Bay area in "The Sea Wolf".
Jack was a passionate advocate of Socialism, Unionization, and the Rights of Workers. He was also part of the radical literary group, "The Crowd", in San Francisco. He produced several powerful works on the topics of Socialism, Unionization, and the Rights of Workers, such as his dystopian novel "The Iron Heel", his non-fiction expose "The People of the Abyss" and "The War of the Classes".

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