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Books with title Jack London and the Klondike Gold Rush

  • Jack London and the Klondike Gold Rush

    Peter Lourie, Wendell Minor

    Hardcover (Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), March 28, 2017)
    Here is a compelling middle grade nonfiction tale of how one classic writer drew upon a rugged life of adventure to create works of literature, punctuated by stunning black-and-white art by Wendell Minor and illustrative photographic material.Swept up in the Gold Rush of 1897, young Jack London headed north to strike it rich in the Klondike and discovered something more precious than gold―the seeds of the stories that would flower into his classic novels The Call of the Wild and White Fang, and timeless short stories such as "To Build A Fire." This gripping tale follows London as he treks up the ruthless Chilkoot Trail, braves the lethal Whitehorse Rapids, survives a bad case of scurvy, and conquers many more dangers of the Yukon during his quest for gold. A Christy Ottaviano Book
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  • Jack London and the Klondike Gold Rush

    Peter Lourie, Wendell Minor

    eBook (Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), March 28, 2017)
    Swept up in the Gold Rush of 1897, young Jack London headed north to strike it rich in the Klondike and discovered something more precious than gold—the seeds of the stories that would flower into his classic novels The Call of the Wild and White Fang, and timeless short stories such as "To Build A Fire." This gripping tale follows London as he treks up the ruthless Chilkoot Trail, braves the lethal Whitehorse Rapids, survives a bad case of scurvy, and conquers many more dangers of the Yukon during his quest for gold. Punctuated by stunning black-and-white art by Wendell Minor and illustrative photographic material, here is the compelling story of how one writer drew upon a rugged life of adventure to create works of literature.A Christy Ottaviano Book
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  • The Klondike Gold Rush

    Donna Walsh Shepherd

    Library Binding (Franklin Watts, March 1, 1998)
    Describes the adventures of those who flocked to the Klondike after gold was discovered there in 1896
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  • The Klondike Gold Rush

    Marc Tyler Nobleman

    Library Binding (Compass Point Books, Jan. 1, 2006)
    Describes the Yukon gold rush which was the biggest and last of the great northern gold rushes of the 19th century.
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  • The Klondike Gold Rush

    Donna Walsh Shepherd

    Paperback (Franklin Watts, Aug. 1, 1998)
    Describes the adventures of those who flocked to the Klondike after gold was discovered there in 1896
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  • The Klondike Gold Rush

    Donna Walsh Shepherd

    School & Library Binding (Topeka Bindery, Sept. 15, 1998)
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  • Jack London and the Klondike Gold Rush

    Peter Lourie, Wendell Minor

    Paperback (Square Fish, Jan. 1, 2022)
    Here is a compelling middle grade nonfiction tale of how one classic writer drew upon a rugged life of adventure to create works of literature, punctuated by stunning black-and-white art by Wendell Minor and illustrative photographic material.Swept up in the Gold Rush of 1897, young Jack London headed north to strike it rich in the Klondike and discovered something more precious than gold―the seeds of the stories that would flower into his classic novels The Call of the Wild and White Fang, and timeless short stories such as "To Build A Fire." This gripping tale follows London as he treks up the ruthless Chilkoot Trail, braves the lethal Whitehorse Rapids, survives a bad case of scurvy, and conquers many more dangers of the Yukon during his quest for gold. A Christy Ottaviano BookA Junior Library Guild Selection"The numerous archival photos add a greater perspective of the time. Copious back matter, including information on First Nations of the area, provides more facts about London’s journey. Rich in details for social studies and language arts." ―Booklist, starred review"Lourie’s captivating tale of the grueling experiences behind London’s crystalline prose testifies to his endurance." ―Publishers Weekly
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  • The Klondike Gold Rush

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    Hardcover (COMPASS POINT BOOKS, )
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