9780140183580

Tales of the Pacific

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  • ISBN13:

    9780140183580

  • ISBN10:

    0140183582

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1989-11-07
  • Publisher: Penguin Classics

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Summary

If you know London primarily through novels like WHITE FANG, these stories will provide a new perspective. Full of intriguing characters and snippets of pidgin, they also highlight London's concern with social issues.

Author Biography

Jack London (1876–1916) published an enormous number of stories and novels, including The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Martin Eden.

Table of Contents

Edited with an Introduction by Andrew Sinclair

Introduction
Notes to the Introduction

The Chinago
The House of Mapuhi
The Whale Tooth
Mauki
The Seed of McCoy
Good-By, Jack
The Sheriff of Kona
Koolau the Leper
The Bones of Kahekili
When Alice Told Her Soul
Shin-Bones
The Water Baby

Afterword: Jack London's Life and Works
Note on the Texts

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