An American Life
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Farrar, Straus & Giroux|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $30.00|
| Book Description: |
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, fatherless Californian in 1876. In his youth, he was a boundlessly energetic adventurer on the bustling West Coast—an oyster pirate, a hobo, a sailor, and a prospector by turns. He spent his brief life rapidly accumulating the experiences that would inform his acclaimed bestselling booksThe Call of...