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Klondike tales

Author: Jack London
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, ©2001.
Series: Modern Library classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 2001 Modern Library pbk. ed.View all editions and formats
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A collection of twenty-three stories about the Klondike gold rush of 1897 describes the brutal and frozen Yukon landscape and the extreme tactics men adopted to survive the ordeal.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Adventure fiction
Short stories
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
London, Jack, 1876-1916.
Klondike tales.
New York : Modern Library, ©2001
(OCoLC)606533118
Online version:
London, Jack, 1876-1916.
Klondike tales.
New York : Modern Library, ©2001
(OCoLC)632181843
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jack London
ISBN: 037575685X 9780375756856
OCLC Number: 45172310
Description: xvi, 281 pages : maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Gary Kinder --
From the Son of the Wolf --
The White Silence --
The Son of the Wolf --
In a Far Country --
To the Man on Trail --
The Wisdom of the Trail --
An Odyssey of the North --
From the God of His Fathers --
The God of His Fathers --
Siwash --
Grit of Women --
Where the Trail Forks --
At the Rainbow's End --
From Children of the Frost --
In the Forests of the North --
The Law of Life --
Keesh, the Son of Keesh --
The Death of Ligoun --
Li Wan, the Fair --
The League of the Old Men --
Later Klondike Tales --
Batard --
The Story of Jees Uck --
Love of Life --
The Sun-Dog Trail --
The Wit of Porportuk --
To Build a Fire.
Series Title: Modern Library classics.
Responsibility: Jack London.
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Abstract:

A collection of twenty-three stories about the Klondike gold rush of 1897 describes the brutal and frozen Yukon landscape and the extreme tactics men adopted to survive the ordeal.

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by cwarden (WorldCat user on 2008-08-14)

Biographical note -- Introduction -- From The son of the wolf: The white silence -- The son of the wolf -- In a far country -- To the man on trail -- The wisdom of the trail -- An odyssey of the north -- From The god of his fathers: The god of his fathers -- Siwash -- Grit of women -- Where the trail forks -- At the rainbow's end -- From Children of the frost: In the forests of the north -- The law of life -- Keesh, the son of Keesh -- The death of Ligoun -- Li Wan, the fair -- The league of the old men -- Later Klondike tales: Bâtard -- The story of Jees Uck -- Love of life -- The sun-dog trail -- The wit of Porportuk -- To build a fire -- Maps -- Notes -- Note on the text.

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