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The call of the wild

Author: Jack London; Andrew Davidson
Publisher: London : Kingfisher, 2002.
Series: Kingfisher classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The adventures of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd, who is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack. Buck is a dog born to luxury, but his life changes dramatically when he is sold to be a sled dog in the Yukon Terrority. He earns a reputation for his strength and courage, and is rescued from a series of bad owners by John Thornton, who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack London; Andrew Davidson
ISBN: 0753407272 9780753407271 0753454939 9780753454930
OCLC Number: 50101657
Notes: Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1903.
Description: 201 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Into the primitive --
Law of club and fang --
Dominant primordial beast --
Who has won to mastership --
Toll of trace and trail --
For the love of a man --
Sounding of the call.
Series Title: Kingfisher classics.
Responsibility: Jack London ; illustrated by Andrew Davidson ; foreword by Jean Craighead George.

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Buck is a dog born to luxury, but when he is sold as a sledge dog he must learn how to survive. He earns a reputation for his strength and courage, and is rescued from a series of bad owners by John  Read more...

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