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A house divided

Author: Pearl S Buck
Publisher: New York : Reynal & Hitchcock, ©1935.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.
House divided.
New York : Reynal & Hitchcock, ©1935
(OCoLC)565597841
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl S Buck
OCLC Number: 2721763
Notes: "A John Day book."
Description: 353 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Pearl S. Buck.

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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.

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