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White Fang is Jack London's 1906 counterpart to The Call of the Wild, dealing with many of the same themes while the story runs in the opposite direction. While Call was about a domesticated dog...

Latest answer posted March 6, 2012 3:40 am UTC

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After living the first months of his life in the wild, White Fang is exposed to humans and the way they live when he is found by a group of men. This learning process has a profound effect on the...

Latest answer posted March 26, 2016 3:34 pm UTC

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Weedon Scott is perhaps the most upstanding human character in White Fang. He represents all the best aspects of civilization in the wilderness. We see his compassion play out when he rescues White...

Latest answer posted July 21, 2019 1:59 pm UTC

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My favourite quote is this one: "White Fang new the law well: to oppress the weak and obey the strong." I like this quote because I think it is so true to life. The weak have always suffered at the...

Latest answer posted January 29, 2010 5:07 am UTC

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Part 1: There can be no disputing the power of Nature and White Fang by Jack London, emphasizes this from the beginning. In chapter 1 of Part 1, the wolves are ever present as Bill and Henry urge...

Latest answer posted June 26, 2014 3:51 pm UTC

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White Fang opens with a stark introduction to survival in the Arctic. Bill and Henry are transporting a body back to civilization in their dog sled. They soon find that they are being pursued by a...

Latest answer posted February 19, 2020 1:41 pm UTC

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Jim Hall is a dangerous convict who was sent to prison by Judge Scott. Unfortunately, Hall's just escaped from San Quentin and is hell-bent on seeking revenge on the man who sent him down. But this...

Latest answer posted August 18, 2019 9:39 am UTC

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One would have to consider Henry as the more optimistic of the two sled drivers. He's a much more rational, thoughtful individual, who takes time to think before acting. He seems completely unfazed...

Latest answer posted July 12, 2018 7:34 am UTC

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The she-wolf's difficulties in running are caused by the competition among the male wolves for her attention. There is a large gray wolf, one of the pack's leaders, who always runs too close to her...

Latest answer posted December 8, 2019 12:14 pm UTC

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