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Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker) 1892-1973

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The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Book )

971 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 43 languages and held by 13,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wang Lang, a simple peasant farmer, takes as a wife a battered slave girl who becomes an indomitable, loyal woman. Working the land together, they prosper and increase their holdings, yet Wang eventually betrays his family and neglects the earth he had worshiped
Dragon seed by Pearl S Buck( Book )

273 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 22 languages and held by 3,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Japanese take Nanking, Ling Tan and his family must adjust to the changes in their lives and become guerilla fighters
Imperial woman by Pearl S Buck( Book )

181 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 17 languages and held by 3,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictionized biography of Tzu-hsi, the last empress of China, who was known as "Old Buddha."
Pavilion of women by Pearl S Buck( Book )

232 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 26 languages and held by 3,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of The Good Earth comes the story of Madame Wu, a woman whose surprising decision to retire from married life and select a concubine for her husband upsets her extended household. "A searching, adult study of women written with high seriousness and sympathy." - The New York Times Book Review
Mandala by Pearl S Buck( Book )

95 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 13 languages and held by 3,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jagat, a prince in the Indian government before 1960, falls in love with an American, and the two search for their own identity in the new country."
The Living Reed : A Novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

130 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 3,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of a family living in Korea from the era of Queen Min to the end of World War II
The three daughters of Madame Liang by Pearl S Buck( Book )

155 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 3,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of China
The big wave by Pearl S Buck( Book )

105 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his family and village are swept away by a tidal wave, Jiya learns to live with the ever-present dangers from the sea and volcano
Sons by Pearl S Buck( Book )

270 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 24 languages and held by 2,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sons is about the differences between three generations. Wang Lung died peacefully in the beginning. The story continued with the three different kinds of life that his three sons led. The third, Wang the Tiger, rose slowly to the position of a warlord. In order to pass his position to his son as he was growing old, he sent his son to a military school to learn western war techniques. However, his son turns against him by joining the New Revolutionary Army which was against all old lords
Peony by Pearl S Buck( Book )

206 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 18 languages and held by 2,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a bondservant is inextricably related to the Jewish family she serves in this historic novel of K'aifeng Jews in the early 1800s
East wind, west wind by Pearl S Buck( Book )

479 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 27 languages and held by 2,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the life story of a traditional Chinese woman through her inner thoughts and feelings. The woman, who was betrothed to a Chinese man before birth, finds herself married to the man who has studied in America to become a doctor. The woman is conflicted between her stiff Chinese traditions and the more modern, western beliefs of her husband
A house divided by Pearl S Buck( Book )

256 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 2,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A House Divided, the third volume of the trilogy that began with The Good Earth and Sons, is a powerful portrayal of China in the midst of revolution. Wang Yuan is caught between the opposing ideas of different generations. After 6 years abroad, Yuan returns to China in the middle of a peasant uprising. His cousin is a captain in the revolutionary army, his sister has scandalized the family by her premarital pregnancy, and his warlord father continues to cling to his traditional ideals. It is through Yuan's efforts that a kind of peace is restored to the family
The patriot by Pearl S Buck( Book )

191 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 20 languages and held by 2,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young Chinese revolutionist and his experiences in Japan and China
Kinfolk by Pearl S Buck( Book )

111 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 16 languages and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes are modern Manhattan and China. The story stresses Biracial problems and Binational cultures
Letter from Peking : a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

163 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an American-Chinese family separated by the communist revolution in China, as they struggle to overcome difficulties and the prejudices a family of mixed blood must face. The half-Chinese husband remains behind in China, while the mother and teenage son go back to the mother's original home state of Vermont. The anxious wife awaits word from her husband, as the young mixed-race son falls in love with an American girl. The mother breaks up this particular romance
The exile by Pearl S Buck( Book )

200 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 17 languages and held by 2,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the author's mother
The mother by Pearl S Buck( Book )

324 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 24 languages and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Within this novel Ms. Buck paints the portrait of a poor Chinese woman living in a remote village whose joys are few and hardships are many. As the ancient traditions, which she bases her philosophies upon, begin to collide with the new ideals of the communist era, this peasant woman must find a balance between them and deal with the consequences
The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Recording )

48 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Pulitzer Prize-winning classic tells the poignant tale of a Chinese farmer and his family in old agrarian China. The humble Wang Lung glories in the soil he works, nurturing the land as it nurtures him and his family. Nearby, the nobles of the House of Hwang consider themselves above the land and its workers; but they will soon meet their own downfall. Hard times come upon Wang Lung and his family when flood and drought force them to seek work in the city. The working people riot, breaking into the homes of the rich and forcing them to flee. When Wang Lung shows mercy to one noble and is rewarded, he begins to rise in the world, even as the House of Hwang falls"--Publisher's web site
The story Bible by Pearl S Buck( Book )

67 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Old Testament stories from the Bible in the language of today
The new year; a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

91 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the United States and in Korea. A woman brings back her husband's illegitimate son from Korea
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identitySedges, John, 1892-1973

Bāk, Bīrl, 1892-1973

Bāk, Parl ʾÉs, 1892-1973

Bak, Perl

Bak, Perl 1892-1973

Bak, Pērla, 1892-1973

Baka, Parla 1892-1973

Baka, Pērla, 1892-1973

Baka, Pērla S., 1892-1973

Bŏk, Pʻŏl S. 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl

Buck Pearl 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Comfort Syndenstricker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl S.

Buck, Pearl S. 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Sydensticker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Sydenstricker

Buck, Pearl Sydenstricker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Sydenstriker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Syndenstricker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Syndesticker 1892-1973

Buck-Sydenstricker, Pearl 1892-1973

Buck-Sydenstricker, Pearl Comfort 1892-1973

Bŭk, Pŭrl 1892-1973

Buke furen, 1892-1973

Pak, Pērl Es 1892-1973

Pearl Buck

Pearl Buck Amerikansk författare

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Pearl S. Bucková

Perl Bak

Pērla Baka

Sai, Chen-chu 1892-1973

Sai zhen zhu 1892-1973

Sai, Zhenzhu 1892-1973

Saizhenzhu 1892-1973

Sedges, J. 1892-1973

Sedges, John.

Sedges John 1892-1973

Sydenstricker Buck, Pearl

Sydenstricker Buck Pearl 1892-1973

Sydenstricker, Pearl 1892-1973

Sydenstricker, Pearl Buck- 1892-1973

Sydenstricker, Pearl Comfort 1892-1973

Walsh, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck

Walsh, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck 1892-1973

Walsh, Richard-John, 1892-1973

Περλ Μπακ

Бак, П. С., 1892-1973

Бак, Пэрл, 1892-1973

Перл Бак

Перл Бак американская писательница

Пърл Бък

Пэрл Бак

באק, פרל, 1892-1973

בוק, פירל

בוק, פירל ס.

בוק, פירל ס 1892־1973

בוק, פירל ס. (פירל סײדנסטריקר), 1892־1973

בוק, פרל

סידנסטריקר, פרל

פרל בק

بك، بيرل

بك، بيرل، 1892-1973

بيرل باك، 1892-1973

بيرل بوك

بيك، بيرل، 1892-1973

پرل ایس بک

پرل باک نویسنده آمریکایی

पर्ल एस बुक

पर्ल बक

ਪਰਲ ਐੱਸ. ਬੱਕ

பெர்ல் பக்

పెర్ల్ ఎస్.బక్

പേൾ എസ്. ബക്ക്

เพิร์ล เอส. บัค

펄 S. 벅

ፐርል በክ

バック, パール

バック, パール・S

パール・S・バック

布克夫人, 1892-1973

赛, 珍珠 1892-1973

赛珍珠

赛珍珠 1892-1973

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