The Cruise of the Snark

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The Cruise of the Snark

By Jack London; Anthony Brandt (Introduction by)

National Geographic Society, Paperback, 9780792262442, 210pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2003

The true tale of his 1906 South Sea odyssey aboard the Snark.

About the Author
Jack London (1876-1916) was an American writer who produced two hundred short stories, more than four hundred nonfiction pieces, twenty novels, and three full-length plays in less than two decades. His best-known works include The Call of the Wild, The Sea Wolf, and White Fang.

Anthony Brandt is an expert in the history of travel and adventure and is the book review editor for "Adventure" magazine. He has edited more than 20 books for National Geographic and is a contributor to "GQ, Esquire," the "New York Times Sunday Magazine," and other publications. His edited "Journals of Lewis and Clark" has sold nearly 100,000 copies in special markets and the trade.