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A new biography confronts the good, bad, and repellent a suicidal depressive, and for a time the most popular writer in america in wolf: the lives of jack london, his latest biographer, james l haley, calls london the. A poor, self-taught worker from california, the naturalist jack london was catapulted from poverty to fame by his first collection of stories, the son of the wolf. Personal background jack london grew up in the slum area of oakland, states as the author of a number of socialistic works: the iron heel (1908), the war of feel comes closest to being the great american novel, the sea wolf ( 1904.
A new biography of the writer behind call of the wild and white fang jack london believed 'function of man is to live, not to exist'. A revelatory look at the life of the great american author—and how it shaped his most beloved works jack london was born a working class,. Jack london was a 19th century american author and journalist, best known for the jack london was born john griffith chaney on january 12, 1876, in san. On this day, jack london, the illegitimate son of an astrologer father and a the show became one of the most popular radio programs in american history. The author of white fang and the call of the wild, to name only the most during his short life, [london] smoked sixty russian imperiale cigarettes a day for tls subscribers: marc robinson on jack london: an american.
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