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The Resource Letter from Peking : a novel, Pearl S. Buck

Letter from Peking : a novel, Pearl S. Buck

Label
Letter from Peking : a novel
Title
Letter from Peking
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Pearl S. Buck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of an American-Chinese family separated by the communist revolution in China, as they struggle to overcome difficulties and the prejudices a family of mixed blood must face. The half-Chinese husband remains behind in China, while the mother and teenage son go back to the mother's original home state of Vermont. The anxious wife awaits word from her husband, as the young mixed-race son falls in love with an American girl. The mother breaks up this particular romance
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buck, Pearl S.
Dewey number
813.5
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ3.B8555
LC item number
Le
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Beijing (China)
Target audience
adult
Label
Letter from Peking : a novel, Pearl S. Buck
Instantiates
Publication
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
252 pages
Lccn
57009389 /L/r84
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00280740
  • (Sirsi) o00280740
  • (TMQ) o00280740
Label
Letter from Peking : a novel, Pearl S. Buck
Publication
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
252 pages
Lccn
57009389 /L/r84
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00280740
  • (Sirsi) o00280740
  • (TMQ) o00280740

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