Read the full "Call of the Ancestors"! The summary is a surrogate, a pathetic forgery. It's as if you ate a sandwich with margarine instead of bread with butter and cheese. Without stopping, for three hours you will read "Call of the Ancestors"! The summary does not give a vivid idea of this amazing work. It will only outline the general outline of the story. Having given such recommendations, the author suggests nevertheless to get acquainted with a history which Jack London so improbably retold, - "Call of ancestors". The summary of the chapters (there are only seven) will give a general idea of it, and then you will certainly read the whole work.
The collapse of Beck's life
A cross between St. Bernard and a sheepdog, large muscularThe back with dense wool lived like the king and patron of the family of Judge Miller. In the evenings, he lay by the fire and looked at the fire, and in the daytime with the judges' sons went hunting, or walked around the neighborhood with his daughters, played with the grandchildren of the master. Here he was born and lived for four years.
He tightened the hammer at the neck of the dog, beat her anddragged into the car. Later he put in a cage. Two days before the train arrived at the terminal station, the dog was not fed or watered. He was brought to the "trainer" who brutally beaten the dog with a truncheon, so that he could not get up, and blood was flowing from his ears, nose and mouth. The dog lay motionless, and the torturer approached her and struck with all his might with the same club in the face. Beck quickly learned what a club is, especially since they brought more and more new dogs, and all of them were beaten as humbly. He understood, in whose hands the power, but the proud spirit in him was not broken. He just became more cautious. Finally he was bought and taken away in the hold of the steamer far north, where he first saw the snow.
Chapter Two: Mail Transport
Quiet life under the sun of the south forever ended. On the shore, flocks of dogs fought to death until they were beaten by drivers.
He was harnessed and harnessed to sledges. In the beginning there was a teaching. For the wrong behavior, he received a bite from the leader or a whip from the driver. For one day, Beck quickly learned everything. Night came. All around the snow, and there is not a single dog, they do not let me into the tent. Accidentally, Beck came across a hole dug by another dog. Frozen, he dug himself a cozy nest and soon fell asleep in the heat. Severely began the study of the domestic dog, as it showed first Jack London.
"Call of the Ancestors", the summary of which is the themeour article, says that work in the harness has even captured Beck with his passion. The second thing he learned is to eat quickly, so that he does not steal food. Now he himself knows how to steal a piece, while none of the drivers can see, because food is life. The novel "The Call of the Ancestors", the brief content of which we retell, shows how Beck is gradually becoming wild.
Chapter Three: Beck Primacy
Between the leader Spitz and Beck graduallya deadly war broke out. Spitz dared to occupy the hole that Back had dug for himself. But the fight stops, as a pack of hungry dogs flew into the camp. The aliens are chased away, but Beck is trying to undermine the leadership of Spitz. A pack of sled dogs is getting worse and worse. Once, a hare ran past the camp. Hungry dogs rushed after him.
Chapter Four: the new owner
Beck is firmly seeking from the drivers to put him as a leader, and then quickly makes all the dogs work with full stress. The run is done in record time.
Chapter Five: Dramatic
Beck got to random people. They do not know how to control the dogs, they do not know how to calculate the route, they overload the sledges, exhaust the dogs completely and end up in the spring, when thin ice is just about to break by the river. They stop at the camp of John Thornton, who advises them to stop. But these clever people don't need advice. They will go at any cost. Beck refuses to get into a team. The owner wants to cut his life. But Beck stands up for John Thornton. The dog remains on the shore, and the whole team with people and dogs drowns before their eyes.
Chapter Six: First Love
New owner cares for exhausted exhausteda dog Soon in Beck devotion to the savior and master wakes up. He lies at his feet, walks with him on the hunt, madly in love when the owner talks to him, resting his forehead on Beck.
Chapter Seven: The Tragic
John and his comrades went easta legendary placer of gold. They found an extensive placer in the valley of the river and constantly wash the golden sand. Now they will be rich and independent. The back and the other dogs are free. He runs every day to hunt. The dog was already accustomed to the fresh raw meat he had harvested. Increasingly, he dreams of a wild life with a strange man. One night, he hears a howl and goes to this call, which he, too, already dreamed of. The skinny wolf was frightened when he saw a large dog, but realizing that she had friendly intentions, he sniffed. Side by side they run through the forest. But Beck remembers John and returns to the camp. Back continues to hunt. He copes not only with small game, but also with a bear, but invariably returns to John. For four days he was chasing a deer leader.
Beck went to look for the owner. Traces of John led to the pond, and did not return back. Beck realized that John was no more. We finish the description of the work “The Call of the Ancestors”. The summary, described in chapters, leaves no room for doubt: people for Beck no longer mean anything. He finds a wolf pack and becomes the leader. Ikhety Indians noticed how the suit of wolves in their edges began to change. And the most terrible thing is that a huge Evil Spirit settled in their lands.
Jack London, "Call of the Ancestors": reader reviews
Extensive reviews of people who first reada story about animals, more precisely about a dog. They apparently never kept the dogs, and they were struck by the loyalty and loyalty of the dog, which gradually turned into a wild animal, but retained the love of the owner. This is a very strong story - “Call of the Ancestors”. Reviews of readers are full of emotional experiences. No one was indifferent. Draws a natural beginning in every living thing, be it a man or an animal, Jack London. "Call of the Ancestors" reviews is very emotional. Everyone is very sympathetic to Beck, who is faced with a tough question - or you will be clever and clever and survive, or die.