preview

The Wild Themes

Satisfactory Essays
The Call of the Wild is a fictional adventure novel that takes place in Yukon, Canada during the 1890s Gold rush. The story follows the main character a house dog named Buck who was stolen and sold as a sled dog. London placed focus on the themes of authority, Buck faces the choice of obeying human commands or asserting his own authority. The other theme is the longing for primal destiny, from a dog's perspective. The reader is taken on a journey with Buck in his struggle to survive in the wilderness and transform into a primordial
Get Access