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by Rebecca Stefoff




One of the most beloved writers of all time, Jack London is best remembered for his tales of adventure, such as White Fang and The Call of the Wild. Jack London paints a well-rounded picture of London's short, intrepid life, his prolific writings, his unusually clear and direct portrayal of people of different races, and his struggles with writing. The book includes excerpts, photographs, maps, suggestions for further reading, and a list of places to visit.Oxford Portraits are informative and insightful biographies of people whose lives shaped their times and continue to influence ours. Based on the most recent scholarship, they draw heavily on primary sources, including writings by and about their subjects. Each book is illustrated with a wealth of photographs, documents, memorabilia, framing the personality and achievements of its subject against the backdrop of history.
Download Jack London: An American Original epub
ISBN: 0195122232
ISBN13: 978-0195122237
Category: Children
Subcategory: Biographies
Author: Rebecca Stefoff
Language: English
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (April 4, 2002)
Pages: 128 pages
ePUB size: 1331 kb
FB2 size: 1941 kb
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 228
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