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The Resource Pearl Buck in China : journey to the good earth, Hilary Spurling

Pearl Buck in China : journey to the good earth, Hilary Spurling

Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to the good earth
Title
Pearl Buck in China
Title remainder
journey to the good earth
Statement of responsibility
Hilary Spurling
Title variation
Burying the bones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An engrossing biography of Buck, a woman whose fascinating life gave her a unique outlook on the plight of women and the suffering of China's rural poor
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Biography, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
individual biography
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348246
Cataloging source
DLC
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Spurling, Hilary
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Authors, American
  • Americans
  • China
Target audience
adult
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journey to the good Earth
Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to the good earth, Hilary Spurling
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1007/2010007712-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Family of ghosts -- Mental bifocals -- The spirit and the flesh -- Inside the doll's house -- Thinking in Chinese -- In the mirror of her fiction -- The stink of condescension -- Postcript: paper people
Control code
ocn464593115
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781416540427
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010007712
System control number
(OCoLC)464593115
Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to the good earth, Hilary Spurling
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1007/2010007712-d.html
Publication
Contents
Family of ghosts -- Mental bifocals -- The spirit and the flesh -- Inside the doll's house -- Thinking in Chinese -- In the mirror of her fiction -- The stink of condescension -- Postcript: paper people
Control code
ocn464593115
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781416540427
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010007712
System control number
(OCoLC)464593115

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