Exciting tale recounts the adventures of Buck, a spirited pet forced into the harsh life of a sled-dog during the Alaska gold rush. Jack London's greatest work. Abridged edition. 6 black-and-white illustrations.
Novelist, journalist, and social activist Jack London (1876-1916) rose from abject poverty to international fame. The bestselling, highest-paid, and most popular author of his era, London created a substantial body of work in his short life, drawing upon his experiences as a cannery worker, sailor, railroad hobo, and prospector.