The Sea Wolf (Google eBook)
The Sea Wolf is Jack London’s powerful and gripping saga of Humphrey Van Weyden, captured by a seal-hunting ship and now an unwilling sailor under its dreaded captain, Wolf Larsen. The men who sailed with Larsen were treacherous outcasts, but the captain himself was the legendary Sea Wolf–a violent brute of a man.
Jack London was a worshipper of the strong and virtuous hero, and a firm believer in the inevitable triumph of good. The master storyteller nowhere demonstrates this theme more vividly than in this classic American tale of peril and adventure, good and evil.
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Review: The Sea-Wolf and Other StoriesUser Review - Peter - Goodreads
I read this book in 10th grade and re-read it shortly after. I'll stand by it as my favorite book, even though London was a drunken racist. Read full review
Review: The Sea-WolfUser Review - Elizabeth M. - Christianbook.com
This is riveting! This is a story of human character. My older son enjoyed this immensely and could see Jack London throughout the book. Read full review