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The Resource Jack London : a writer's fight for a better America, Cecelia Tichi

Jack London : a writer's fight for a better America, Cecelia Tichi

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Jack London : a writer's fight for a better America
Title
Jack London
Title remainder
a writer's fight for a better America
Statement of responsibility
Cecelia Tichi
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Language
eng
Summary
"Jack London (1876 -1916) found fame with his wolf-dog tales and sagas of the frozen North, but Cecelia Tichi challenges the longstanding view of London as merely a mass-market producer of potboilers. A onetime child laborer, London led a life of poverty in the Gilded Age before rising to worldwide acclaim for stories, novels, and essays designed to hasten the social, economic, and political advance of America. In this major reinterpretation of London's career, Tichi examines how the beloved writer leveraged his written words as a force for the future"--
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individual biography
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Jack London : a writer's fight for a better America, Cecelia Tichi
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Jack London : a writer's fight for a better America, Cecelia Tichi
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9781469625065_tichi
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Copyright
Note
"Published with the assistance of the William R. Kenan Jr. Fund of the University of North Carolina Press"--Title page verso
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jack London, American public intellectual: an introduction -- Napoleon of the pen -- The fight for public opinion -- War and empire: "the whole dark butchery without a soul" -- House of progress, house of shame -- The rancher, the wheat king, and "farmers of forty centuries" -- In that prison, things unbelievable and monstrous -- Afterword: unfinished business
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469622675
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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