
There is a woman in the state of Nevada to whom I once lied continuously, consistently, and shamelessly, for the matter of a couple of hours. I don't want to apologize to her. Far be it from me. But I do want to explain. Unfortunately, I do not know her name, much less her present address. If her eyes should chance upon these lines, I hope she will write to me.
It was in Reno, Nevada, in the summer of 1892.
The opening lines of what autobiographical work?

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All of the following authors died in 1916, except:

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From The Sea Wolf by Jack London what is Wolf Larson's brothers name?

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In The Sea Wolf by Jack London what is the name of Wolf's ship?

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From The Sea Wolf by Jack London Wolf Larson was raised in Norway but was born in this country.

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What novel by Jack London features a tyrannical sea captain and a couple of weaker protagonists "rescued" by that same captain?

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From The Call of the Wild by Jack London what is the name of the quarrelsome lead dog that Buck bests in a vicious fight?

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From The Call of the Wild by Jack London who is the experienced outdoorsman who saves Buck from the idiotic and doomed trop of erstwhile fortune seekers?

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From The Call of the Wild by Jack London what is the name of the marauding Alaskan Native Americans (who incidentally were made up by London)?

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Jack London's intention in writing The Sea Wolf was an attack on whose philosophy?

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What work is considered to be the earliest of the modern dystopian novels?

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Allegedly, Georges Bataille threw pages of this book into the casket of his friend and lover Laure (Colette) Peignot on her death in 1938.

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What thriller novel, first published in 1963, is based on an idea purchased from Sinclair Lewis in early 1910?

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Which novel was adapted as a play called "The Days of the Turbins"?

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Jack London's social writings included "The People of the _______"

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"The People of the Abyss" concerns people and living conditions in:

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Jack London, while living among impoverished individuals so as to be able to tell of The People of the Abyss, arranged to have a place to which he could return to sleep and change clothing through an individual named:

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"I would not have the laborer sacrificed to the result. I would not have the laborer sacrificed to my convenience and pride, nor to that of a great class of such as me. Let there be worse cotton and better men. The weaver should not be bereaved of his superiority to his work."
This quotation, preface to a chapter in Jack London's People of the Abyss, was authored by:

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Jack London in "People of the Abyss" explains that the term "carrying the banner" meant, to the people of the abyss:

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"From out of the populous city men groan, and the soul of the wounded crieth out." This is another quote contained in Jack London's The People of the Abyss, and this one comes from:

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Among his social writings, Jack London published:

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To research "People of the Abyss," Jack London posed as:

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Jack London's "The Road" concerns:

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The main form of travel discussed in Jack London's "The Road" was:

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Jack London's name while traveling as a hobo:

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In The Road, Jack London introduces us to "shacks," which turn out to be:

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In The Road, discussing travels as a hobo, Jack London introduces us to "bulls," which turn out to be:

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In The Road, Jack London explains that he posed as a hobo for the purpose of writing of their lives.
Yes or no?

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Jack London's "The Iron Heel" is:

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The hero of Jack London's "the Iron Heel" is:

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