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Jack London and His《Martin Eden》

Author ShiMin
Tutor DaiWeiHua
School Jinan University
Course English Language and Literature
Keywords Jack London Martin Eden
Type Master's thesis
Year 2001
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Jack London's works are widely read in Europe, Russia and many socialist countries . Jack London dominates the world literary scene of the first decade of the twentieth century , a month of his works have appeared in the British magazine . In a short span of two decades of literary career , he wrote more than 500 essays , biographies , essays , more than 200 short stories and 19 novels ( 50 works ) . Extremely wide range of his work involved : agronomy, alcoholism , astrology , business sense , ecology , economics , Gold Rush , sentence transformation , political corruption , professional boxing , sailing , socialism, war , and wild animals . In these works , there are at least three (\Novel \He often harshly critical of the capitalist system , but at the same time by the impact of bourgeois individualism . Jack London from the working class , with keen insight , he used his wonderful strokes , to expose and criticize the profound darkness of American society and the ugliness of the capitalist system . The novel 's hero , Martin Eden , from the bottom of society , he had been a sailor , and also worked as coolies . His life of extreme poverty , often in a situation of hunger , but through his study and work diligently to overcome numerous difficulties and eventually become a famous writer . But when his dream come true , love to rejoin embrace , but he felt extremely empty heart , life is meaningless for him , he realized that the success of just a virtual look only . When he became , after having made a profit , but since drowned and died . Martin Eden 's tragedy also reflects the author 's own tragedy the ; ret Sunburn the bourgeois powder individualism yao seven . Horse Eden \tooth shield philosophy . Works Palace inch symbols and metaphors hands dry , and at the same time as the old righteous side with a lot of sulking fit the language bundle depiction pick the Friends held due to the lower classes cover Introduction color .

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