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Pearl S. Buck : a cultural bridge across the Pacific

Author: Kang Liao
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997.
Series: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 77.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pearl S. Buck's portrayal of Chinese peasants was the first literary representation - in China as well as America - of the majority of the Chinese population. This text analyzes Buck's success in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Liao, Kang.
Pearl S. Buck.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997
(OCoLC)645842164
Named Person: Pearl S Buck; Pearl S Buck; Pearl S Buck; Pearl S Buck
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kang Liao
ISBN: 0313301468 9780313301469
OCLC Number: 34967981
Description: xii, 179 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. A Paradoxical Enigma --
2. A Neglected Laureate --
3. A Single-Handed Crusader --
4. A Multicultural Mediator --
5. A Historic Mirror.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 77.
Responsibility: Kang Liao.
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?Emphasizing that Buck was the first author to focus on Chinese peasants and 'strong Chinese women, ' Liao describes Buck's 'singularly important role' in shaping history by improving China's image Read more...

 
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