The Call of the Wild

Author(s): Jack London

Fiction

Jack London's tale of a dog's fight for survival in the harsh and frozen Yukon is one of the greatest animal stories ever written. It tells of a dog born to luxury but sold as a sledge dog, and how he rises magnificently above all his enemies to become one of the most feared and admired dogs in the North.


Product Information

Jack London (1876-1916) was born John Chaney in Pennsylvania, USA. In 1896 he was caught up in the gold rush to the Klondike river in north-west Canada, which became the inspiration for The Call of the Wild (1903) and White Fang (1906). Jack London became one of the most widely read writers in the world.

General Fields

  • : 9780140366693
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : March 1994
  • : 198mm X 131mm X 9mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Jack London
  • : Paperback
  • : Martin Gascoigne
  • : English
  • : good
  • : 144
  • : illustrations