The Resource A house divided, Pearl S. Buck

A house divided, Pearl S. Buck

Label
A house divided
Title
A house divided
Statement of responsibility
Pearl S. Buck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A powerful portrayal of China in the midst of revolution finds Wang Yuan caught between the opposing ideas of different generations. After six years abroad, he returns to China in the middle of a peasant uprising. His cousin is a captain in the revolutionary army, his sister has scandalized the family by her premarital pregnancy, and his warlord father continues to cling to his traditional ideals. It is through Yuan's efforts that a kind of peace is restored to his family
Member of
Summary
Modern China and the conflicting influences of Eastern and Western civilization are the themes of this novel. Yuan returns after spending some years in America as a student, marries, and dedicates himself to furthering the cause of the New China
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
017817
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buck, Pearl S.
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3503.U198
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1380
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Good earth trilogy
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Chinese
  • Man-woman relationships
  • China
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
A house divided, Pearl S. Buck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
353 pages
Isbn
9781559210348
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93031157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A house divided, Pearl S. Buck
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
353 pages
Isbn
9781559210348
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93031157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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