The Southland refers to California and the warm and comfortable conditions of life in this region. It is associated with civilization, domesticity, and the laws of man and society.
The Southland Symbol Timeline in White Fang
The timeline below shows where the symbol The Southland appears in White Fang. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 5, Chapter 3
Part 5, Chapter 4
...Although White Fang misses the Northland, he prospers under the sunshine and abundance of the Southland and Scott's kindness, "flourishing like a flower planted in good soil." He knows the law... (full context)