Jack London was a 19th century American author and journalist, best known for
the ... The success did little to soften London's hard-driving lifestyle. ... tale about
a wild wolf dog becoming domesticated; and John Barleycorn (1913), a memoir ...
In addition to his writing and speaking commitments, London carried on ... But
true to London's vigorous nature, he did little loafing and was soon busy buying ...
Considered by many to be America's finest author, Jack London, whose ... Jack
did not learn the true circumstances of his birth until he was in his early twenties.
... Jack had become the best-selling, highest paid and most popular American ...
Jan 10, 2016 ... American novelist and short-story writer whose works deal romantically with
elemental struggles for survival. He is one of the most extensively ...
Jack London's naturalistic style sprang from a difficult and tumultuous childhood.
... Chaney, despite a day job as a magazine writer, was too obsessed with his ...
He took an opportunity to become an oyster-pirate, where he roamed the San ...
American author and supporter of socialism (a system of social organization in
which the ... Jack London was born John Griffith Chaney in San Francisco,
California, ... Jack escaped from that job by becoming an oyster bed pirate in the
San ... about him helping his family what about why he wrote the books what did
he do to ...
Jack London (1876-1916), iconic American author wrote Call of the Wild (1903);.
Buck did not read the newspapers, or he would have known that trouble was ...
London decided to become a "brain merchant" and set about in the "frantic
Jack London was a prolific writer; over the period from 1899 until his death in
1916, ... him to spend his life slaving as a "work beast"; he would become a writer
. .... He definitely did not believe, however, that all Anglo-Saxons were inherently
On January 12, 1876, the man we know as Jack London was born John Griffith ....
AK: How much did that one year influence the writing of The Call of the Wild?
A biographical sketch of author Jack London. ... By the age of 10, he had already
become an avid reader. He borrowed books from the Oakland Public Library, ...