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.
|Lexile ® Measure||1020L|
|Product Type||Paperback Books|
|Primary Contributor||Jack London|
|Age Groups||Ages 13 to 15, Ages 16 to 18|