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Letter from Peking : a novel

Author: Pearl S Buck
Publisher: New York : John Day Co., ©1957.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.
Letter from Peking.
New York, J. Day Co. [1957]
(OCoLC)565269620
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl S Buck
OCLC Number: 280740
Description: 252 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Pearl S. Buck.

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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.

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