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August Wilson

Playwright (April 27, 1945 - October 02, 2005)
Nationality: American
August Wilson, one of America's leading playwrights, voiced the drama of the African-American experience through such plays as Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Fences, and The Piano Lesson. His plays have won numerous awards, including two Pulitzer Prizes and five New York Drama Critics' Circle Award.
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Jack London's The Call of the Wild is a genre-defying tale of a domesticated dog who is stolen and put to use as a sled dog for the Klondike gold miners. He then fights for dominance in the pack and learns to survive in the Canadian wilderness.

Works by London, Jack (American writer)

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