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To build a fire and other stories: and other stories

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Bantam Books,
Pub. Date:
1988.
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English
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This collection of 25 Jack London stories includes a dozen of his vivid Klondike stories. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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display_descriptionBorn into poverty in San Francisco in 1876, Jack London is one of the most well-known and beloved of all American authors, as well as one of the first Americans to become world famous and wealthy from his literary career. London lived a colorful and adventurous life as a young man, working as a sailor and then living as a hobo, all before starting high school. After dropping out of college at Berkeley, London joined the Klondike Gold Rush, an experience which would form the basis of many of his most famous works. After returning sick and weakened from his time in Alaska, he turned to writing full time. Contained in this volume are many of his most famous and well-loved short stories, including the powerful "To Build a Fire," a story based on his own experiences as a young and inexperienced man in the harsh Alaskan wilderness. London seized on the new popularity of magazines and short stories and delighted readers with his mastery of language and amazing ability to capture places and dramatic events. This collection showcases many of his best and most thrilling tales and demonstrates why London remains one of America's best writers. This edition includes a biographical afterword.
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subject_facetAdventure fiction
Adventure fiction, American
Adventure stories
Alaska -- Fiction
Dogs -- Fiction
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Gold mines and mining -- Fiction
Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Gold discoveries -- Fiction
Short stories
Short stories, American
Wolves -- Fiction
Yukon -- Fiction
title_displayTo build a fire and other stories
title_fullTo build a fire / by Jack London
To build a fire : and other stories [electronic resource] London, Jack, 1876-1916.
To build a fire [electronic resource] / Jack London
To build a fire [electronic resource] London, Jack, 1876-1916.
To build a fire and other stories / by Jack London ; selected by Donald Pizer
To build a fire and other stories [electronic resource] / Jack London
title_shortTo build a fire and other stories
title_suband other stories
topic_facetAdventure fiction, American
Adventure stories
Dogs
Electronic books
Gold discoveries
Gold mines and mining
Short stories, American
Wolves
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ISBN:
9780606017602
9781941105139
9781420959369
9781593161187
9780553213355
9781452622576
9781420936094