eBook Critical Companion To Jack London : a literary reference to his life and work, 1st Edition

  • Jeanne Campbell Reesman
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  • ISBN-10: 1438134894
  • ISBN-13: 9781438134895
  • DDC: 813.52
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 424 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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CRITICAL COMPANION TO Jack London is a comprehensive reference to the life and works of this prolific author as well as some of the themes that can be found in his writing. Coverage includes:. A concise but thorough biography of London; entries on all of London’s major works, including novels such as The Call of the Wild, White Fang, Martin Eden, The Iron Heel, and The Sea-Wolf; stories such as "To Build a Fire," "An Odyssey of the North," and "The Law of Life"; essays, travel books, and other works of nonfiction; and much more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Introduction.
1: Biography.
2: London, Jack (1876–1916).
3: Works A-Z.
4: The Abysmal Brute (1913).
5: The Acorn Planter: A California Forest Play— Planned to be Sung by Efficient Singers Accompanied by a Capable Orchestra (1916).
6: Adventure (1911).
7: “All Gold Canyon” (1905).
8: “Aloha Oe” (1908).
9: “The Apostate” (1906).
10: “Bâtard” (1902).
11: Before Adam (1907).
12: “The Bones of Kahekili” (1919).
13: “Brown Wolf” (1906).
14: Burning Daylight (1910).
15: “By the Turtles of Tasman” (1911).
16: The Call of the Wild (1903).
17: “The Chinago” (1909).
18: “Chun Ah Chun” (1910).
19: The Cruise of the Snark (1911).
20: A Daughter of the Snows (1902).
21: “The Death of Ligoun” (1902).
22: “Demetrios Contos” (1905).
23: “The Devil’s Dice Box” (1898).
24: “The Devils of Fuatino” (1911).
25: “The Dream of Debs” (1909).
26: “The Enemy of All the World” (1908).
27: “The Eternity of Forms” (1911).
28: “The Feathers of the Sun” (1912).
29: “Finis” (1907).
30: “The Francis Spaight” (1908).
31: The Game (1905).
32: “Getting Into Print” (1903).
33: “A Goboto Night” (1911).
34: “The God of His Fathers” (1901).
35: “Goliah” (1910).
36: “Good-by, Jack” (1909).
37: “The Heathen” (1909).
38: “The Hobo and the Fairy” (1911).
39: “The House of Mapuhi” (1909).
40: “The House of Pride” (1910).
41: “How I Became a Socialist” (1905).
42: “The Hussy” (1916).
43: “A Hyperborean Brew” (1901).
44: “If Japan Awakens China” (1909).
45: “In a Far Country” (1899).
46: “The Inevitable White Man” (1910).
47: “In the Forests of the North” (1902).
48: The Iron Heel (1908).
49: Jack Johnson Fight Coverage (1908–1910).
50: John Barleycorn (1913).
51: “The Jokers of New Gibbon” (1911).
52: “Just Meat” (1907).
53: “Keesh, the Son of Keesh” (1902).
54: The Kempton-Wace Letters (1903).
55: “Koolau the Leper” (1909).
56: “The Law of Life” (1901).
57: “The League of the Old Men” (1902).
58: “Like Argus of the Ancient Times” (1917).
59: The Little Lady of the Big House (1916).
60: “Li Wan, the Fair” (1902).
61: “Love of Life” (1905).
62: “The Madness of John Harned” (1909).
63: Martin Eden (1909).
64: “The Master of Mystery”(1902).
65: “Mauki” (1908).
66: “The Mexican” (1911).
67: Mexican War Correspondence (1914).
68: “The Minions of Midas” (1901).
69: The Mutiny of the Elsinore (1914).
70: “Nam-Bok the Unveracious”(1902).
71: “The Night-Born” (1911).
72: “An Odyssey of the North”(1900).
73: “On the Makaloa Mat” (1919).
74: “The Pearls of Parlay” (1911).
75: The People of the Abyss (1903).
76: “A Piece of Steak” (1909).
77: “The Red One” (1918).
78: “Revolution” (1910).
79: The Road (1907).
80: Russo-Japanese War correspondence (1904).
81: “Samuel” (1913).
82: The Scarlet Plague (1912).
83: The Sea-Wolf.
84: “The Seed of Mccoy” (1909).
85: “Shin Bones” (1918).
86: “The Son of the Wolf” (1899).
87: “South of the Slot” (1909).
88: The Star Rover (1915).
89: “Story of a Typhoon Off the Coast of Japan” (1893).
90: “The Strength of the Strong” (1911).
91: “The Sun-Dog Trail” (1905).
92: “The Tears of Ah Kim” (1918).
93: “The Terrible and the Tragic in Fiction” (1903).
94: “To Build a Fire” (1908).
95: “Told in the Drooling Ward” (1914).
96: “The Unexpected” (1906).
97: “The Unparalleled Invasion” (1910).
98: The Valley of the Moon (1913).
99: “War” (1911).
100: “The Water Baby” (1918).
101: “The Whale Tooth” (1909).
102: “What Life Means to Me” (1906).
103: “When Alice Told Her Soul” (1918).
104: “When the World was Young”.
105: White Fang (1906).
106: “The White Silence” (1899).
107: “The Wit of Porportuk” (1906).
108: “The Yellow Peril” (1904).
109: Related People, Places, and Topics.
110: Adaptation.
111: Agrarianism.
112: Alaska Territory.
113: Alcohol, Alcoholism.
114: Anarchists.
115: Androgyny.
116: Anglo-Saxons.
117: Applegarth, Mabel.
118: Arthurian Legend.
119: Aryans.
120: Atavism.
121: Atlantic Monthly.
122: Beauty Ranch.
123: Bêche-De-Mer English.
124: Bible, as Influence.
125: Bierce, Ambrose.
126: Big Island (Hawai‘i).
127: Blackbirders.
128: Black Cat.
129: Bohemian Club/Bohemian Grove.
130: Bonanza Creek.
131: Bond Family (Judge Hiram Gilbert Bond, Louis Bond, and Marshall Bond).
132: Bora Bora.
133: Bourgeois.
134: Boxing.
135: Brett, George P..
136: Brotherhood.
137: Burbank, Luther.
138: Burns, Tommy.
139: California.
140: Cannibalism.
141: Cape Horn.
142: Capitalism.
143: Carmel-by-the-Sea.
144: Carroll, Lewis.
145: Cavemen.
146: Celebrity.
147: Celts.
148: Century Company.
149: Chaillu, Paul Belloni Du.
150: Chaney, William Henry.
151: Chechaquo.
152: Child Labor.
153: Chilkat-Tlinglits.
154: Chilkoot Pass.
155: China and the Chinese.
156: Christianity.
157: Christmas Day.
158: Christy, Howard Chandler.
159: Cole Grammar School.
160: Collier’S Weekly.
161: Community.
162: Conrad, Joseph.
163: Cook, Captain James.
164: Coolbrith, Ina.
165: Cosmopolitan.
166: Coxey’S Army.
167: Crane, Stephen.
168: Credo.
169: Father Damien (Saint Damien of Molokai).
170: Darbishire, George.
171: Darwin, Charles.
172: Dawson, Yukon Territory.
173: Debs, Eugene V..
174: Determinism.
175: Dirigo.
176: Dogs.
177: Dreiser, Theodore.
178: Dyea Beach.
179: Dystopian Fiction.
180: Eames, Ninetta Wiley.
181: Eames, Roscoe.
182: Erie County Penitentiary.
183: Eskimos.
184: Eugenics.
185: Evolution.
186: Examiner (San Francisco).
187: Fiji.
188: Film Adaptations.
189: Fish Patrol.
190: Fiske, John.
191: Ford, Alexander Hume.
192: Foss, Daniel.
193: French.
194: French-Canadian Voyageurs.