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Klondike tales / Jack London.

Author/Creator:
London, Jack, 1876-1916.
Publication:
New York : Modern Library, c2001.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 281 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
Edition:
2001 Modern Library pbk. ed. / introduction by Gary Kinder ; notes by Christopher Gair.
Series:
Modern Library classics.
The Modern Library classics
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Subjects:
Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Fiction.
Gold mines and mining -- Fiction.
Wilderness survival -- Fiction.
Wilderness areas -- Fiction.
Adventure stories, American.
Gold mines and mining.
Wilderness areas.
Wilderness survival.
Yukon -- Klondike River Valley.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Summary:
A collection of twenty-three stories about the Klondike gold rush of 1897 describes the brutal and frozen Yukon landscape and the extreme tactics men adopted to survive the ordeal.
Contents:
Introduction / Gary Kinder
From the Son of the Wolf
The White Silence
The Son of the Wolf
In a Far Country
To the Man on Trail
The Wisdom of the Trail
An Odyssey of the North
From the God of His Fathers
The God of His Fathers
Siwash
Grit of Women
Where the Trail Forks
At the Rainbow's End
From Children of the Frost
In the Forests of the North
The Law of Life
Keesh, the Son of Keesh
The Death of Ligoun
Li Wan, the Fair
The League of the Old Men
Later Klondike Tales
Batard
The Story of Jees Uck
Love of Life
The Sun-Dog Trail
The Wit of Porportuk
To Build a Fire.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2001
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: London, Jack, 1876-1916. Klondike tales.
Online version: London, Jack, 1876-1916. Klondike tales.
ISBN:
037575685X
9780375756856
OCLC:
45172310