Sons: Good Earth Trilogy, Book 2
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The second installment in Pearl S. Buck's acclaimed Good Earth trilogy: the powerful story of three brothers whose greed will bring their family to the brink of ruin
Sons begins where The Good Earth ended: Revolution is sweeping through China. Wang Lung is on his deathbed in the house of his fathers, and his three sons stand ready to inherit his hard-won estate. One son has taken the family's wealth for granted and become a landlord; another is a thriving merchant and moneylender; the youngest, an ambitious general, is destined to be a leader in the country. Through all his life's changes, Wang did not anticipate that each son would hunger to sell his beloved land for maximum profit.
At once a tribute to early Chinese fiction, a saga of family dissension, and a depiction of the clashes between old and new, Sons is a vivid and compelling masterwork of fiction.
This ebook features an illustrated biography of Pearl S. Buck including rare images from the author's estate.
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|series||Good Earth Trilogy|
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|title_full||Sons Good Earth Trilogy, Book 2|
|title_sub||Good Earth Trilogy, Book 2|
|topic_facet||Classic Literature, Fiction|