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East wind, west wind

Author: Pearl S Buck
Publisher: Wakefield, R.I. : Moyer Bell ; Emeryville, CA : Distributed in North America by Publishers Group West, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story is told from the eyes of a traditional Chinese girl, Kwei-lan, married to a Chinese man, a medical doctor, educated abroad. A girl from a traditional upper class home is given in an arranged marriage to a man who has traveled in the western lands and learned European/American ways. Love slowly develops between them as she tries to adapt her cloistered upbringing and traditions to his modern ideas.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl S Buck
ISBN: 1559210869 9781559210867
OCLC Number: 27937522
Description: 277 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Pearl S. Buck.

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The story is told from the eyes of a traditional Chinese girl, Kwei-lan, married to a Chinese man, a medical doctor, educated abroad. A girl from a traditional upper class home is given in an arranged marriage to a man who has traveled in the western lands and learned European/American ways. Love slowly develops between them as she tries to adapt her cloistered upbringing and traditions to his modern ideas.

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