As we know, Jack London headed north with his brother-in-law to the Yukon territory in search of gold. It was a physically demanding expedition.
(If Canada didn't have such painfully cold weather... everyone would want to live there). He was unlucky in his prospecting (gold hunt), but did hit the metaphorical jackpot as his experience served as a basis for soem of his most well-received work, including our short sroty "To Build a Fire". Have a look at the images.

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Where is the Yukon Territory?
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