Jack London

Hilario, Eric, John

Background Information

Jack London (John Griffith Chaney) was born on January 12th, 1876. He was an American author, journalist, and social activist.London was a passionate advocate of unionization, socialism, and the rights of workers.

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Famous in the Literary World

Jack London found fame and fortune at the age of 27 through his novel The Call of the Wild.

The Novel focuses the story of a dog that finds its place in the world as a sled dog in Yukon.

Chris Fascination

Chris was fascinated with the personality of Jack London. Jack Longdon had a crerative but controversial way of thinking. Both Jack London and Chris were courageous and restless and were always eager for adventure.

Mentioned in Into The Wild

Into The Wild Pg 44