Presents the adventures of an unusual dog, part Saint Bernard and part Scotch shepherd, that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack.
vi, 133 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
"First published 1903. First published in Puffin Books 1982"--Title page verso.
Into the primitive
Law of club and fang
Dominant primordial beast
Who has won to mastership
Toil of trace and trail
For the love of a man
Sounding of the call.
Subjects:Canada -- History -- 1867-1914 -- Juvenile fiction.
Dogs -- Juvenile fiction.
Sled dogs -- Yukon -- Juvenile fiction.
Wolves -- Juvenile fiction.
Yukon -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre:Young adult fiction.
Other Authors:Burgess, Melvin, author of introduction.
Gascoigne, Martin, illustrator.