The Resource The call of the wild: : a casebook with text, background sources, reviews, critical essays, and bibliography, (eaudio)

The call of the wild: : a casebook with text, background sources, reviews, critical essays, and bibliography, (eaudio)

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The call of the wild: : a casebook with text, background sources, reviews, critical essays, and bibliography
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The call of the wild:
Title remainder
a casebook with text, background sources, reviews, critical essays, and bibliography
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jack London's novels and ruggedly individual life seemed to embody American hopes, frustrations, and romantic longings in the turbulent first years of the twentieth century, years infused with the wonder and excitement of great technological and historic change. The author's restless spirit, taste for a life of excitement, and probing mind led him on a series of hard-edged adventures from the Klondike to the South Seas. Out of these sometimes harrowing experiences - and his fascination with the theories of such thinkers as Darwin, Spencer, and Marx - came the inspiration for novels of adventure that would make him one of America's most popular writers. The Call of the Wild, considered by many London's greatest novel, is a gripping tale of a heroic dog that, thrust into the brutal life of the Alaska Gold Rush, ultimately faces a choice between living in man's world and returning to nature. Adventure and dog-story enthusiasts as well as students and devotees of American literature will find this classic work a thrilling, memorable reading experience
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1876-1916
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London, Jack
Dewey number
813/.5/2
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Tom Crawford
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1876-1916
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  • Wilcox, Earl J.
  • London, Jack
  • hoopla digital
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  • London, Jack
  • Adventure stories, American
  • Nature stories, American
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
  • Dogs in literature
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
  • Animal welfare
  • Feral dogs
  • Pet theft
  • Sled dogs
  • Dogs
Target audience
juvenile
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not applicable
Label
The call of the wild: : a casebook with text, background sources, reviews, critical essays, and bibliography, (eaudio)
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unknown
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digital storage
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not applicable
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unknown
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 34 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781518925337
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11636094
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11636094
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MWT11636094
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
The call of the wild: : a casebook with text, background sources, reviews, critical essays, and bibliography, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 34 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781518925337
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11636094
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11636094
System control number
MWT11636094
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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