the call of the wild


the call of the wild
Meaning
The appeal of nature in the raw.
Origin
Jack London had a novel of this name published in 1903, although the phrase may have preceded this.

Meaning and origin of phrases. 2013.

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  • The Call of the Wild (1972 film) — The Call of the Wild is a 1972 British family adventure film directed by Ken Annakin and starring Charlton Heston, Michèle Mercier, Raimund Harmstorf, George Eastman and Maria Rohm. [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0069197/] Based on Jack London s… …   Wikipedia

  • The Call of the Wild (1908 film) — The Call of the Wild is a 1908 American short adventure film directed by D.W. Griffith. An adaption of Jack London s novel The Call of the Wild, it starred Charles Inslee, Harry Solter and Florence Lawrence.External links*imdb title|0000654 …   Wikipedia

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