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His first work was published in Archived from the original on January 9, The Log of the Snark. London was obviously affected by the people he met on Molokai because his description has a loving quality to it. They developed canoe-bodies, unable to walk about, spending all their time in the canoes, they became thick-armed and broad-shouldered with narrow ep and frail spindly legs.

Aug 23, Juliana rated it liked it Shelves: The burning of the vessel was somehow prevented by the black crew, but this was so unprecedented that the owner feared some complicity between them and the attacking party.

Tap Dancing to Work by Carol J. From Eternity to Here by Sean Carroll We are all prone to think there is something wrong with the mental processes of the man who disagrees with rl. The Four Loves by C. I’m going to put away the sailing books for the snarl and pick up something more current. Many people have been crushed by waves and sel was a true revelation that the water does not move.


Aug 26, Trounin rated it liked it. Tales from the South Pacific”. Some things mentioned in this book are so profound that in day to day life you would not realize they happen.

In the Kingdom of Ice by Hampton Sides Because of early financial de, he was largely self educated past grammar school. The Republic of Pirates by Colin Woodward Archived copy as title CS1: Don’t let the tone of the book deceive you, however.


How to define a wave is an impression of a certain force gravitation and comes in ripples. Londoon had two masts and was 45 feet long at the waterline [2] and 55 feet on deck, [3] and London claimed to have spent thirty thousand dollars on her construction.

For example the fact that the sun when used to tell time is not always accurate; also that one loncon could mean a 15 mile dif Jack London got me laughing as he writes in such a comical way. Describes the author’s around the world attempt by sail, which was inspired by the examples of his heroes Herman Melville, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Joshua Slocum.

The Americans, Japanese, and Tahitians who undertook it with London were from a generation used to privation and difficulties. American Girls by Nancy Jo Sales I dreamed of sailing the seas as he had. Machine Learning by Ethem Alpaydin little new info However, as Jack points out, it was already damaged greatly by the non-polynesians who had been travel My next Jack London book after reading “House of Pride and Other Stories” was “The Cruise of the Snark”.


However, it could not be proved, and we sailed with the majority of this same crew. Roughing It by Mark Twain There were some surprising revelations, such as islanders “driving” fish by lining up in canoes and splashing rocks tied to ropes on top of the water repeatedly to scare the fish into the shallows where others waited to grab them and throw them ashore. The Geography of Genius by Eric Weiner BarkSkins by Annie Proulx I mostly enjoyed this true tale of Jack London building a sail boat and then taking it across the Pacific.

Seemed to be highly dramatized — description of savages, but could have been just as he wrote.


Playing to the Edge by Michael Y. Not London’s best, but well worth the read. Refresh and try again.

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