Two classic tales of dogs, one part wolf and one a Saint Bernard/Scotch shepherd mix that becomes leader of a wolf pack, as they have adventures in the Yukon wilderness with both humans and other animals.
|Other titles||White Fang.|
|Statement||Jack London ; illustrated by Scott McKowen.|
|Genre||Juvenile fiction., Fiction.|
|Contributions||McKowen, Scott, ill., London, Jack, 1876-1916.|
|LC Classifications||PZ10.3.L8533 Cal 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 303 p. :|
|Number of Pages||303|
|LC Control Number||2004016069|
The Call of the Wild, novel by Jack London, published serially by The Saturday Evening Post in and then as a single-volume book by Macmillan & Co. the same year. It is often considered to be his masterpiece and is the most widely read of all his publications. Book Summary It seems to be the best of all possible worlds, for Buck is the most prized animal that the Judge owns. Around this time, however, gold is discovered in the great North, and large dogs suddenly become tremendously valuable because these types of dogs are needed to haul the heavy sleds through the deep snow fields. The Call of the Wild is one of Jack London's most popular novels. The story follows a dog named Buck, a pound Saint Bernard and Scotch Shepherd mix. Buck is abducted from a comfortable life as a pet and tossed into the chaos of the Klondike Gold Rush and the brutal realities of frontier life. This book and many more are available. Read The Call of the Wild by author Jack London, FREE, online. (Table of Contents.) This book and many more are available. Read Books Online, for Free The Call of the Wild Jack London. Table Of Contents. More Books. More by this Author.
6 THE CALL OF THE WILD arbors, green pastures, orchards, and berry patches. Then there was the pumping plant for the artesian well, and the big cement tank where Judge Miller’s boys took their morning plunge and kept cool in the hot afternoon. And over this great demesne Buck ruled. Here he . Jul 02, · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project hisn-alarum.com by: 6. The Call of the Wild is a novel by Jack London that was first published in THE CALL OF THE WILD (Serialized in The Saturday Evening Post, June July 18, ) Use a Concordance of this Work (find locations of words, word frequencies, etc.). Chapter 1: Into the Primitive.
Buck, a powerful dog, half St. Bernard and half sheepdog, lives on Judge Miller’s estate in California’s Santa Clara Valley. He leads a comfortable life there, but it comes to an end when men discover gold in the Klondike region of Canada and a great demand arises for strong dogs to pull sleds Cited by: 6. Jul 29, · Parents need to know that Jack London's Call of the Wild, originally published in , has moved kids for generations and is considered a great work of literature. Its fast-paced drama hooks even reluctant readers. That said, it also reflects the sensibilities of another age.4/4. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Call of the Wild, by Jack London This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Mar 21, · First published in , The Call of the Wild is Jack London's masterpiece of adventure. This edition features the classic illustrations of Paul Bransom. The Call of the Wild is one of Barnes & Noble's Collectible Editions classics for children. It features classic illustrations, an elegant bonded-leather binding, distinctive gilt edging, and a /5.