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The mother

Author: Pearl S Buck
Publisher: London : Methuen, [1934]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Within this novel, Ms. Buck paints the portrait of a poor 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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl S Buck
OCLC Number: 11223398
Description: 244 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Pearl S. Buck.

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Within this novel, Ms. Buck paints the portrait of a poor 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.

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