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The Resource The call of the wild & white fang, Jack London ; with an afterword by Sam Gilpin

The call of the wild & white fang, Jack London ; with an afterword by Sam Gilpin

Label
The call of the wild & white fang
Title
The call of the wild & white fang
Statement of responsibility
Jack London ; with an afterword by Sam Gilpin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Commonly considered to be Jack London's tour de force, The Call of the Wild tells the story of Buck, a domesticated dog ripped from a comfortable life when he is stolen from his home on a California ranch. Sold to a pair of men in Canada, Buck is trained as a sled dog in cold wilderness of the Klondike region. However, Buck's ordeal has only begun, as he is forced to learn how to overcome both in the brutal conditions and as the primal social facets as a member of a dog sled pack
Summary
The adventures of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch Shepherd, that was kidnapped and shipped off to Alaska to work on the Klondike Gold Rush. Buck the dog quickly learns how to survive in the wild and also learns the call of the wolf
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
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041333
Cataloging source
JAI
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1876-1916
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London, Jack
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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790
Literary form
fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gilpin, Sam
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True
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  • Animal welfare
  • Feral dogs
  • Pet theft
  • Sled dogs
  • Dogs
  • Wolfdogs
  • Wolves
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Dogs
  • Yukon
  • Animal welfare
  • Dogs
  • Feral dogs
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Pet theft
  • Sled dogs
  • Wolfdogs
  • Wolves
  • Canada
  • Yukon
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The call of the wild & white fang, Jack London ; with an afterword by Sam Gilpin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Call of the wild
  • White fang
Control code
on1004671648
Dimensions
16 cm
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9781509841769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1004671648
Label
The call of the wild & white fang, Jack London ; with an afterword by Sam Gilpin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Call of the wild
  • White fang
Control code
on1004671648
Dimensions
16 cm
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9781509841769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1004671648

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