John Griffith "Jack" London was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a pioneer in the then-burgeoning world of commercial magazine fiction and was one of the first fiction writers to obtain worldwide celebrity and a large fortune from his fiction alone. Some of his most famous works include "The Call of the Wild" and "White Fang", both set in the "Klondike Gold Rush", as well as the short stories "To Build a Fire", "An Odyssey of the North", and "Love of Life".
“The Game” is a novel by American author Jack London about twenty one years boxer Joe who finally decided to give up boxing and, indeed, he will never enter the ring again. This work opposes the bourgeois novels with commerce and business, criticizes trade elements in sport.