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ISBN: 1897093748 / ISBN-13: 9781897093740

The Call of the Wild


Kidnapped from his California home in 1897 and sold to prospectors embarked for the Yukon Gold Rush, Buck, a pampered house dog who has known comfort ... Show synopsis

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  • The Call of the Wild (Qualitas Classics) (Qualitas Publishing) – Trade paperback (2012)
    by Jack London

    The Call of the Wild (Qualitas Classics)

    Trade paperback, Qualitas Publishing
    100 pages

    ISBN: 1897093748
    ISBN-13: 9781897093740

    The Call of the Wild is a novel by American writer Jack London published in 1903. The plot revolves around a previously domesticated dog named Buck, who is stolen from his home in the Santa Clara Valley of California and taken to the Alaskan gold fields to be a sled dog in the Yukon during the 19th-century Klondike Gold Rush, in which sled dogs were bought at generous prices. Passed from owner to owner, his primordial instincts return. He eventually finds a kind master, John Thornton. One night, Buck returns from a short ... Show more

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Reviews of The Call of the Wild

Overall customer rating: 5.000


by geodes on Nov 22, 2009

Good book, some parts i didnt lke to read because they were sad, fights and deaths. But i loved the main point of the book. Its about a domestic dog that loses its home and has to run trails in the artic, although he lost his comfortable home, he finds literally the "call of the wild' from his ancestors. Makes me wish i could do it.


Great Book!!!

by NaturalDyerInSilver on Sep 20, 2008

I have read this book many times, and each time it is as enthralling, exilerating, and heartbreaking as the first. I highly reccomend it.



by Selina on Oct 19, 2007

This book deals with the beauty and brutality of nature. Buck's gradual abandonment of his domestic nature is enthralling and heart breaking. Its a realistic harsh look at survival. The main character is a dog, but Buck manages to be likeable and relateable. I had to read this book alot for school and always enjoyed it each time. This is a great book to read again and again.

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