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[Epub] The Good Earth  By Pearl S. Buck – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk
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  • The Good Earth
  • Pearl S. Buck
  • 05 April 2019
  • 1419319604

The Good Earth Wang Lung, Rising From Humble Chinese Farmer To Wealthy Landowner, Gloried In The Soil He Worked He Held It Above His Family, Even Above His Gods But Soon, Between Wang Lung And The Kindly Soil That Sustained Him, Came Flood And Drought, Pestilence And Revolution.Through This One Chinese Peasant And His Children, Nobel Prize Winner Pearl S Buck Traces The Whole Cycle Of Life, Its Terrors, Its Passion, Its Persistent Ambitions And Its Rewards Her Brilliant Novel Beloved By Millions Of Readers Throughout The World Is A Universal Tale Of The Destiny Of Men.11 CDs 12.5 Hours


About the Author: Pearl S. Buck

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck was a bestselling and Nobel Prize winning author Her classic novel The Good Earth 1931 was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and William Dean Howells Medal Born in Hillsboro, West Virginia, Buck was the daughter of missionaries and spent much of the first half of her life in China, where many of her books are set In 1934, civil unrest in China forced Buck back to the United St Pearl Sydenstricker Buck was a bestselling and Nobel Prize winning author Her classic novel The Good Earth 1931 was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and William Dean Howells Medal Born in Hillsboro, West Virginia, Buck was the daughter of missionaries and spent much of the first half of her life in China, where many of her books are set In 1934, civil unrest in China forced Buck back to the United States Throughout her life she worked in support of civil and women s rights, and established Welcome House, the first international, interracial adoption agency In addition to her highly acclaimed novels, Buck wrote two memoirs and biographies of both of her parents For her body of work, Buck was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1938, the first American woman to have done so She died in Vermont