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The Resource Pearl of China : a novel, Anchee Min

Pearl of China : a novel, Anchee Min

Label
Pearl of China : a novel
Title
Pearl of China
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Anchee Min
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the small southern town of Chin-kiang, in the last days of the nineteenth century, young Willow and young Pearl S. Buck, the headstrong daughter of zealous Christian missionaries, bump heads and embark on a friendship that will sustain both of them through one of the most tumultuous periods in Chinese history
Summary
A novel based on the life of novelist Pearl S. Buck follows her as she grows up in late-19th-century China, the daughter of Christian missionaries; befriends Willow, a Chinese peasant girl; and with Willow shares life's joys and sorrows, despite the Communist revolution, which tests the bonds of their friendship.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
343009
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Min, Anchee
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by Angel Lin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Women novelists
  • Americans
  • Friendship in children
  • Female friendship
  • Americans
  • Female friendship
  • Friendship in children
  • Women novelists
  • China
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
Pearl of China : a novel, Anchee Min
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
759608
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781596916975
Lccn
2009024264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781596916975
  • (OCoLC)401152796
Label
Pearl of China : a novel, Anchee Min
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
759608
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781596916975
Lccn
2009024264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781596916975
  • (OCoLC)401152796

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