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Pearl Buck"s America.

Pearl S. Buck

Pearl Buck"s America.

by Pearl S. Buck

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Published by Bartholomew House in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementText by Pearl S. Buck. Photos. from Life.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.Z8 B79
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p.
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5708079M
      ISBN 100877940290
      LC Control Number70173298
      OCLC/WorldCa266767

        Pearl S. Buck emerged into literary stardom in when she published a book called The Good Earth. That story of family life in a Chinese village won the novelist international acclaim, the.   The most influential book on China since Pearl Buck’s The Good Earth is the most influential book on China since Marco Polo. Los Angeles Review .

      Pearl S. Buck was born in America in , but she spent much of her childhood and young adult life in China. After earning degrees from Randolph-Macon Woman's College and Cornell University, she published several award-winning novels, including the Pulitzer Prize winner The Good Earth. The first American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, Buck wrote over 70 books in her lifetime.   Pearl S. Buck (–) was a bestselling and Nobel Prize–winning author. Her classic novel The Good Earth () was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and William Dean Howells Medal. Born in Hillsboro, West Virginia, Buck was the daughter of missionaries and spent much of the first half of her life in China, where many of her books are set/5(16).

      Pearl S. Buck House. Help Children in Need. Home T Welcome to Pearl S. Buck International. We continue Pearl S. Buck’s legacy of bridging cultures and changing lives through intercultural education, humanitarian aid, and sharing the Pearl S. Buck House, a National Historic Landmark. Sponsor a Child. Patricia Pavlik is the most dangerous woman in America. That is, if only she could get back to America. But the US government can't afford to let that happen. Quintyn Ames is 8, miles away, in America. He's a government researcher and known to be a troublemaker. But Quintyn is .


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Pearl S. Buck (–) was an American author of literary fiction, non-fiction and children’s books. She won the Pulitzer Prize and the William Dean Howells Medal for her novel The Good was the daughter of American missionaries and spent much of her early life in China, which is where she set the majority of her novels and wrote about in non-fiction books.

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Pearl Sydenstricker Buck was a bestselling and Nobel Prizewinning author. Her classic novel The Good Earth () was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and William Dean Howells Medal.

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Pearl S. Buck, American author noted for her novels of life in China. She received the Nobel Prize for Literature in Pearl Sydenstricker was raised in Zhenjiang in eastern China by her Presbyterian missionary parents. Initially educated by her mother and a Chinese tutor, she was sent at 15 to.

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Pearl also obtained a position as a teacher of English literature. In October of that year, Pearl's mother died, inspiring Pearl Buck to write a short biography of Mrs. Sydenstricker as a memorial to her family. This biography, Pearl's first book, was put away for many years, later revised, and was finally published as The Exile in The Friendly Homes of Bucks County, Friends and Enemies of China, From the Wisdom of Pearl S.

Buck, The Future of the White Man in the Far East, Garden to Order, The Geography of Hunger, The Giants are Gone, God Becomes a Convenience, The Good People of China, The Good People of Japan, Growing File Size: KB.The Good Earth simultaneously manages to be both a classic and not very good.

This is not, I trust, a controversial statement: Pearl Buck’s novel suffered a mixed reputation from the many early readers hailed her work for its realistic descriptions of life in the Chinese countryside, critics derided The Good Earth as saccharine and simplistic.