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Jack : a biography of jack london by andrew sinclair jack london american author london, jack 1876-1916. Jack london (january 12, 1876 - november 22, 1916) was a prolific turn of the century author and journalist best known for his adventure novels set in the great american west his novels, including the call of the. Osa johnson, née osa helen leighty, (born march 14, 1894, chanute, kansas, us—died january 7, 1953, new york, new york), american explorer, filmmaker, and writer who, with her husband, made a highly popular series of films featuring mostly african and south sea tribal groups and wildlife. Jack london was born john griffith chaney in san francisco, california, in 1916, the son of flora wellman and henry chaney jack's parents were not married at the time of his birth flora married a widower, john.
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