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To build a fire and other stories

Author: Jack London; Donald Pizer
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2007, 1988.
Series: Bantam classic.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : Bantam Classic reissueView all editions and formats
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To Build A Fire and Other Stories is the most comprehensive and wide-ranging collection of Jack London's short stories available in paperback. This superb volume brings together twenty-five of London's finest, including a dozen of his great Klondike stories, vivid tales of the Far North were rugged individuals, such as the Malemute Kid face the violence of man and nature during the Gold Rush Days. Also included are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Adventure fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
London, Jack, 1876-1916.
To build a fire and other stories.
New York : Bantam Books, 2007, 1988
(OCoLC)176155068
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack London; Donald Pizer
ISBN: 9780553903478 0553903470
OCLC Number: 698261960
Notes: Includes Notes on the text (p. 417-418).
Description: 1 online resource (420 p.)
Contents: To the man on trail --
The White silence --
In a far country --
The Wisdom of the trail --
An Odyssey of the north --
The Law of life --
The God of his fathers --
Batard --
The League of the old men --
Love of live --
The wit of Porportuk --
To build a fire --
All gold canyon --
The Apostate --
South of the Slot --
The Chinago --
A Piece of steak --
Mauki --
Koolau the Leper --
The Strength of the strong --
War --
The Mexican --
Told in the drooling ward --
The Water baby --
The Red one
Series Title: Bantam classic.
Responsibility: by Jack London ; selected by Donald Pizer.

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To Build A Fire and Other Stories is the most comprehensive and wide-ranging collection of Jack London's short stories available in paperback. This superb volume brings together twenty-five of London's finest, including a dozen of his great Klondike stories, vivid tales of the Far North were rugged individuals, such as the Malemute Kid face the violence of man and nature during the Gold Rush Days. Also included are short masterpieces from his later writing, plus six stories unavailable in any other paperback edition. Here, along with London's famous wilderness adventures and fireband desperadoes, are portraits of the working man, the immigrant, and the exotic outcast: characters representing the entire span of the author's prolific imaginative career, in tales that have been acclaimed throughout the world as some of the most thrilling short stories ever written. From the Paperback edition.

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