The Call of the Wild

The Call of the Wild

By: Jack London

  • Large Print
  • Reg. Price $8.95
  • Share this book:
  • Share on Google+

Jack London's novels and ruggedly individual life seemed to embody American hopes, frustrations, and romantic longings in the turbulent first years of the twentieth century, years infused with the wonder and excitement of great technological and historic change. The author's restless spirit, taste for a life of excitement, and probing mind led him on a series of hard-edged adventures from the Klondike to the South Seas. Out of these sometimes harrowing experiences — and his fascination with the theories of such thinkers as Darwin, Spencer, and Marx — came the inspiration for novels of adventure that would make him one of America’s most popular writers.
The Call of the Wild, considered by many London's greatest novel, is a gripping tale of a heroic dog that, thrust into the brutal life of the Alaska Gold Rush, ultimately faces a choice between living in man’s world and returning to nature. Adventure and dog-story enthusiasts as well as students and devotees of American literature will find this classic work a thrilling, memorable reading experience. This edition features large, easy-to-read print.

AvailabilityUsually ships in 24 to 48 hours
ISBN 100486417786
ISBN 139780486417783
Author/EditorJack London
FormatLarge Print
Page Count128
Dimensions6 x 9

You might also Like...

Out of Stock Notification: