Are questions involving Jack London's universe(one in the Call of the Wild and White Fang) off Topic?

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I don't think either of those could be considered Science Fiction or Fantasy, so the answer is "Yes" - questions about that universe would be off-topic.

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    Jack London's SF was only a small part of his huge output, and it wasn't what he was best known for. So questions about his non-SF works would be off-topic. Questions about The Star Rover or The Iron Heel would be on-topic, though.
    – sjl
    Commented Oct 15, 2013 at 6:11
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    @sjl - if you can expand on why the latter are SciFi (I'm not familiar with them), this comment should become an answer. Commented Oct 15, 2013 at 12:57
  • @DVK The descriptions of the books in Wikipedia make solid cases for both being SF. Commented Oct 15, 2013 at 20:58
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    If he were best known as a writer of science fiction and fantasy, would his non-SF work then be on topic? For instance are questions about Asimov's mysteries & non-fiction on topic?
    – user14111
    Commented Oct 15, 2013 at 21:10
  • @user14111 - yes, they are offtopic Commented Oct 15, 2013 at 21:39

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