Jack London's Women
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Massachusetts Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $28.95|
| Book Description: |
At age twenty-three, Jack London (1876--1916) sold his first story, and within six years he was the highest paid and most widely read writer in America. To account for his success, he created a fiction of himself as the quintessential self-made man. But as Clarice Stasz demonstrates in this absorbing collective biography, London always relied on a circle of women who nurtured him, sheltered him, and fostered his legacy.
Using newly available letters and diaries from private...