The Good Earth Trilogy
The Good Earth, Sons, and A House DividedeBook - 2013
Set in China during the early twentieth century, Pearl S. Buck&́#x80;s timeless trilogy is the powerful story of a family&́#x80;and a nation&́#x80;in transition The Good Earth is Buck&́#x80;s classic, Pulitzer Prize&́#x80;winning story of Wang Lung, a Chinese peasant farmer, and his wife, O-lan, a former slave. With luck and hard work, the couple&́#x80;s fortunes improve over the years: They are blessed with sons, and save steadily until one day they can afford to buy property in the House of Wang&́#x80;the very house in which O-lan used to work. But success brings with it a new set of problems. Wang soon finds himself the target of jealousy, and as good harvests come and go, so does the social order. Will Wang&́#x80;s family cherish the estate after he&́#x80;s gone? The family&́#x80;s story continues in Sons and A House Divided, when the Revolution sweeping through China further unsettles Wang Lung&́#x80;s family in this rich and unforgettable portrait of a family and a country in the throes of widespread national change.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, Open Road Media,, 2013
Copyright Date: ©2013
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Characteristics: data file,rda 1 online resource (878 pages)