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The Sea-Wolf a sea tale of men against nature and each other

Humphrey Van Weyden is thrown overboard while unsuccessfully investigating a smuggling ring. The ship' s formidable captain, Wolf Larsen puts Humphrey to a series of violent tests, but nothing can prepare Van Weyden for a final confrontation with Larsen himself.

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  • "海狼"
  • "Love of life"@en
  • "Sea wolf"
  • "Sea wolf"@en
  • "Hai lang"@en
  • "Sea Wolf"
  • "Sea-wolf and Love of life"@en
  • "Sammlung"
  • "Sea-wolf"@en

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  • "Pressed into service aboard the Ghost, Humphrey Van Weyden becomes an unwilling participant in a tense shipboard drama. The vessel's deranged and abusive captain, Wolf Larsen, perpetrates an atmosphere of increasing violence that ultimately boils into mutiny, shipwreck, and a desperate confrontation. This 1904 maritime classic depicts the clash of materialistic and idealistic cultures with a captivating combination of gritty realism and sublime lyricism."
  • "Humphrey Van Weyden is thrown overboard while unsuccessfully investigating a smuggling ring. The ship' s formidable captain, Wolf Larsen puts Humphrey to a series of violent tests, but nothing can prepare Van Weyden for a final confrontation with Larsen himself."@en
  • "This gripping saga of the sea demonstrates Jack London's gift for expressing complex ideas with compelling action. A clash of two opposing views of morality is brought to life in the ruthless Wolf Larsen, a strong believer in the survival of the fittest, and Humphrey Van Weyden, a civilized man who is shocked by the cruelty of Larsen's nature."@en
  • "Sea story of a man rescued when his ship sinks in the San Francisco Harbor, only to find himself forced to work in inhuman conditions as a cook's helper."@en
  • "Classics. Humphrey Van Weydon is on his way to San Francisco when his ship crashes into another boat in the fog. Fate lands him on board a sealing schooner, The Ghost, bound for Japan, under the command of the hated Captain Wolf Larsen."
  • "A clash of two opposing views of morality is brought to life in the ruthless Wolf Larsen, a strong believer in the survival of the fittest, and Humphrey VanWeyden, a civilized man who is shocked by the cruelty of Larsen's nature. The struggle begins when VanWeyden is rescued from a shipwreck by Larsen and is forced into a life of slavery aboard a ship."@en
  • "A young art critic is forced to endure the wrath of Wolf Larsen, captain of the sealing schooner that rescues him after a shipwreck."@en
  • "A young art critic is forced to endure the wrath of Wolf Larsen, captain of the sealing schooner that rescues him after a shipwreck."
  • "A young art critic is forced to endure the wrath of Wolf Larsen, captain of the sealing-schooner which rescues him after a shipwreck."@en
  • "Grade level 8.0; Points 19."@en
  • "The story of a sailing vessel that goes on a sealing voyage and has the threat of mutiny hanging over its head."@en
  • "A literary critic is rescued by a sealing vessel whose captain has a reputation for cruelty. Tells of the struggle between the two men whose philosophies are completely opposite."@en
  • "Humphrey Van Weyden becomes an unwilling participant in a tense shipboard drama. A deranged and abusive sea captain perpetrates a shipboard atmosphere of increasing violence that ultimately boils into mutiny, shipwreck, and a desperate confrontation. This 1904 maritime classic depicts the clash of materialistic and idealistic cultures with a mixture of gritty realism and sublime lyricism."@en
  • "At the center of this exciting sea adventure, lies the battle between Humphrey Van Weyden and Wolf Larsen - the battle to determine who is the fittest to survive ; a battle for life, love and one man's soul."
  • "An epic of action-filled excitement. Rescued from drowning, a pampered gentlleman awakes in a special kind of hell. He's aboard the Ghost, a sealing schooner outbound for months of hunting. Wolf Larson, the devilish captain, a feindish crew, the cruel sea, and unlikely love make this tale immortal."@en
  • "An epic of action-filled excitement. Rescued from drowning, a pampered gentlleman awakes in a special kind of hell. He's aboard the Ghost, a sealing schooner outbound for months of hunting. Wolf Larson, the devilish captain, a feindish crew, the cruel sea, and unlikely love make this tale immortal."
  • "At the center of this exciting sea adventure lies the battle between Humphrey Van Weyden and Wolf Larsen--the battle to determine who is the fittest to survive: a battle for life, love, and one man's soul."
  • "The Sea-Wolf is a novel written in 1904 by American author Jack London. An immediate bestseller, the first printing of forty thousand copies was sold out before publication. Of it, Ambrose Bierce wrote "The great thing?and it is among the greatest of things?is that tremendous creation, Wolf Larsen ... the hewing out and setting up of such a figure is black for a man to do in one lifetime." Like The Call of the Wild, Sea Wolf tells the story of a soft, domesticated protagonist, in this novel's case an intellectual man named Humphrey van Weyden, forced to become tough and self-reliant b."@en
  • "The Sea-Wolf is the gripping tale of Humphrey Van Weyden who is ship-wrecked after embarking on what was meant to be a pleasure cruise. When he is picked up by a passing ship, he initially believes he has been rescued by kind saviours. But Humphrey soon finds out that he has in fact boarded the Ghost'a seal-hunting ship captained by the terrifying and twisted Wolf Larsen, known by his crew as the Sea-Wolf. A captivating tale of survival, Jack London's The Sea-Wolf has been adapted for the screen numerous times, most notably in the 1941 film which was nominated for the Academy Award for best visual effects that year. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital form, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library."@en
  • "A shortened adaptation of the story of the battle between Humphrey Van Weyden and Wolf Larsen: a battle to determine who's the fittest to survive, and a battle for life, love, and one man's soul. Includes word definitions and multiple choice questions."
  • ""The monstrous sealing-ship captain Wolf Larsen, his animal-like brother Death Larsen, the aristocrat Van Weyden, [and] the poet Maude Brewster confront one another in a struggle for supremacy against a backdrop of physical hunting, [including] the hunting down and killing of seals with clubs and guns, the hunting down and pressing into service of boat crews, and even the hunting of men by seals."--P. [4] of cover."
  • "An epic of action-filled excitement. Rescued from drowning, a pampered gentleman awakes in a special kind of hell. He's aboard the Ghost, a sealing schooner outbound for months of hunting. Wolf Larson, the devilish captain, a fiendish crew, the cruel sea, and unlikely love make this tale immortal."
  • "When fate lands Humphrey Van Weyden on board the Ghost, a sealing schooner bound for Japan, little does he know of the weeks of brutality which lie ahead. Captain Wolf Larsen is feared and despised by all on board, and only the chance arrival of Maud Brewster spurs Van Weyden into action in a desperate attempt to free them both from the terrifying power of the Sea-Wolf."@en
  • "The vivid story of a gentleman scholar's rescue and subsequent ordeal at the hands of a hunting schooner's brutal captain and devious crew."@en
  • "Shipwrecked during a weekend pleasure cruise, gentleman scholar Humphrey Van Weyden thinks his mysterious rescuers have saved his life. He's wrong. Van Weyden's trapped abroad the Ghost--a seal-hunting schooner crewed by the most desperate, brutal outcasts of the Pacific. Ghost's evil captain, Wolf Larsen--The Sea-Wolf--is murderous tyrant who uses his superhuman strength to torture and destroy, his brilliant mind to invent sick games, and his relentless will to control his mutinous crew. Each new day bring Van Weyden pain he'd never imagined. Escape is impossible. On deck flooded with the blood of the seal slaughter, he must battle a savage genius not just for his life--but for the last tattered shreds of his own soul. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied."@en
  • "Jack London's thrilling narrative of the seven seas remains just as gripping today as it was 100 years agoA classic tale of adventure at sea, this is the story of the naïve young Humphrey van Weyden, whose ship is wrecked in a terrible storm. He is rescued by the mysterious Captain Wolf Larsen of the ship Ghost. Humphrey's new life aboard Ghost will test him to the limits of his endurance but also bring him the greatest happiness he has ever known. Captain Wolf Larsen is a powerful, brutal man with a razor sharp intelligence. When there is an attempted mutiny on."@en
  • "Copy 2."@en
  • "After being rescued by the crew of the Ghost, Humphrey Van Weyd becomes an unwilling sailor under Wolf Larsen's command."
  • "Violent adventure in the wild Alaskan seas on board The Ghost with Captain Wolf Larsen."@en
  • "Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage and superman."@en
  • "Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage and superman."
  • "The sea-wolf is a psychological adventure novel about a literary critic, survivor of an ocean collision, named Humphrey and, his rescuer Wolf Larsen, the captain of a seal-hunting schooner, the Ghost. Brutal and cynical, yet also highly intelligent and intellectual, he rules over his ship and terrorizes the crew with the aid of his exceptionally great physical strength."
  • "The sea-wolf is a psychological adventure novel about a literary critic, survivor of an ocean collision, named Humphrey and, his rescuer Wolf Larsen, the captain of a seal-hunting schooner, the Ghost. Brutal and cynical, yet also highly intelligent and intellectual, he rules over his ship and terrorizes the crew with the aid of his exceptionally great physical strength."@en
  • "Violent adventure in the wild Alaskan seas on board the "Ghost" with Captain Wolf Larsen."
  • "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. From the Paperback edition."@en
  • "Set adrift after a collision with another vessel, ferry passenger Humphrey van Weyden is picked up by the seal-hunting schooner the Ghost . His relief at being rescued slowly turns into concern once he meets her captain, the brutally terrifying Wolf Larsen. The crew of the Ghost live in terror of their fearsome commander, and van Weyden is not made any safer because Larsen is attracted to his new passenger's comparable intelligence. Van Weyden's time aboard the Ghost turns him from a gentle, domesticated man into an altogether tougher soul as he is caught between Larsen and his crew during the."@en
  • "A classic tale of adventure at sea, The Sea-Wolf tells the story of the naïve young Humphrey van Weyden, whose ship is wrecked in a terrible storm. He is rescued by the mysterious Captain Wolf Larsen of the ship Ghost. Humphrey's new life aboard Ghost will test him to the limits of his endurance but also bring him the greatest happiness he has ever known. Captain Wolf Larsen is a powerful, brutal man with a razor sharp intelligence. When there is an attempted mutiny on board he shows no mercy to the would-be mutineers, and when his brother Death Larsen attempts to take over the Ghost by f."@en
  • "When Humphrey Van Weyden finds himself sailing to Japan aboard the Ghost, he has to face weeks of brutality at the hands of Captain Wolf Larsen, until he decides to take desperate measures to save himself and the rest of the crew."@en
  • "A 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."
  • "Relates the story of a wealthy young man who is rescued after a shipwreck by the brutal, ruthless captain of a tramp steamer."
  • "Relates the story of a wealthy young man who is rescued after a shipwreck by the brutal, ruthless captain of a tramp steamer."@en
  • "A thrilling epic of a sea voyage and a complex novel of ideas. The vivid story of a gentleman scholar's rescue and subsequent ordeal at the hands of a hunting schooner's brutal captain and devious crew."@en
  • "A young art critic is forced to endure the wrath of Wolf Larsen, captain of the sealing schooner which rescues him after a shipwreck."
  • "A young art critic is forced to endure the wrath of Wolf Larsen, captain of the sealing schooner which rescues him after a shipwreck."@en
  • "Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage superman."@en
  • "A deranged and abusive sea captain perpetrates a shipboard atmosphere of increasing violence that ultimately boils over into mutiny in this 1904 maritime classic."
  • "A deranged and abusive sea captain perpetrates a shipboard atmosphere of increasing violence that ultimately boils over into mutiny in this 1904 maritime classic."@en
  • "A thrilling epic of a sea voyage and a complex novel of ideas. The Sea Wolf is a standard-bearer of its genre. The vivid story of a gentleman scholar's rescue and subsequent ordeal at the hands of a hunting schooner's brutal captain and devious crew. It remains one of Jack London's finest achievements."
  • "A thrilling epic of a sea voyage and a complex novel of ideas. The Sea Wolf is a standard-bearer of its genre. The vivid story of a gentleman scholar's rescue and subsequent ordeal at the hands of a hunting schooner's brutal captain and devious crew. It remains one of Jack London's finest achievements."@en
  • ""As a frail young scholar, Humphrey Van Weyden knows nothing of physical labor. But when an accident at sea leaves him stranded on a seal-hunting ship controlled by the strong, brutal Wolf Larsen, Humphrey is suddenly forced into the backbreaking life of a sailor. For a time, he seems to be learning the ropes and making progress. But as Larsen becomes more and more violent with his crew, Humphrey realizes that he must escape from the clutches of this madman if he wants to stay alive. Can he gain the strength and knowledge he needs to master the wild ocean on his own before it's too late?"--P. [4] of cover."
  • "A battle for survival develops between Hymphry Van Weyden and Wolf Larsen on the Artic sea."@en
  • "A battle for survival develops between Hymphry Van Weyden and Wolf Larsen on the Artic sea."

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  • "Publishers' advertisements"
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  • "Sea stories"
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  • "The Sea-Wolf a sea tale of men against nature and each other"@en
  • "Sea-Wolf"@en
  • "The Sea Wolf"
  • "The Sea Wolf"@en
  • "Sea Wolf"@en
  • "Sea Wolf"
  • "The sea wolf = Hǎi láng"
  • "Sea wolf : level 3"
  • "The sea-wolf = hai lang"@en
  • "The Sea-wolf"@en
  • "The Sea-wolf"
  • "The Sea-Wolf In 2 vol"
  • "The sea wolf"@en
  • "The sea wolf"
  • "The Sea-Wolf"
  • "The Sea-Wolf"@en
  • "Sea wolf"@en
  • "Sea wolf"
  • "The sea - wolf"
  • "The sea-wolf : and other stories"
  • "The sea-wolf / by Jack London"
  • "The sea-wolf = 海狼"
  • "The Sea wolf"
  • "The sea-wolf"
  • "The sea-wolf"@en
  • "Sea-wolf"

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