The good earth: Good Earth Trilogy, Book 1

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Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck's epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Oprah Book Club selection about a vanished China and one family's shifting fortunes. Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. In The Good Earth Pearl S. Buck paints an indelible portrait of China in the 1920s, when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings. This moving, classic story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-Lan is must reading for those who would fully appreciate the sweeping changes that have occurred in the lives of the Chinese people during the last century. Nobel Prize winner Pearl S. Buck traces the whole cycle of life: its terrors, its passions, its ambitions and rewards. Her brilliant novel--beloved by millions of readers--is a universal tale of an ordinary family caught in the tide of history.
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First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
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9780606362061
9781501132766
9780671035778
9781483071015
9781453263563
9780743272933
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author Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973,
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series Good Earth Trilogy, House of Earth Trilogy, WSP contemporary classics
series_with_volume Good Earth Trilogy, House of Earth Trilogy, WSP contemporary classics
subject_facet China -- Comic books, strips, etc, China -- Fiction, China -- History -- 1928-1937 -- Fiction, China -- History -- Comic books, strips, etc, China -- Social life and customs -- Comic books, strips, etc, China -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, Comics (Graphic works), Comics adaptations, Domestic fiction, Farm life -- Fiction, Farmers' spouses -- Fiction, Graphic novels, Historical fiction, Married women -- China -- Comic books, strips, etc, Married women -- China -- Fiction
title_display The good earth
title_full The Good Earth Good Earth Trilogy, Book 1, The Good Earth House of Earth Trilogy, Book 1, The good earth [classic] / Pearl S. Buck, The good earth [graphic novel] / Pearl S. Buck ; graphic adaptation by Nick Bertozzi
title_short The good earth
title_sub Good Earth Trilogy, Book 1
topic_facet Classic Literature, Farm life, Farmers' spouses, Fiction, History, Married women, Social life and customs