The Resource Dragon seed, Pearl S. Buck

Dragon seed, Pearl S. Buck

Label
Dragon seed
Title
Dragon seed
Statement of responsibility
Pearl S. Buck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Nobel laureate & rsquo;s gripping historical novel about the Japanese invasion of Nanking Farmer Liang Tan knows only a quiet, traditional life in his remote Chinese farming community. When news filters in that Japanese forces are invading the country, he and his fellow villagers believe that if they behave decently to the Japanese soldiers, the civilians might remain undisturbed. They & rsquo;re in for a shock, as the attackers lay waste to the country and install a puppet government designed to systematically carry out Japanese interests. In response, the Chinese farmers and their families form a resistance & mdash;which not only carries grave risk, but also breaks their vow of nonviolence, leading them to wonder if they & rsquo;re any different than their enemy. Later adapted into a film featuring Katharine Hepburn, Dragon Seed is a brilliant and unflinching look at the horrors of war. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Pearl S. Buck including rare images from the author & rsquo;s estate
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buck, Pearl S.
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
China
Label
Dragon seed, Pearl S. Buck
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453263518
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
051E7664-CB56-4AD1-B15E-2E0687EDE453
System control number
  • (OCoLC)809183950
  • ocn809183950
  • OCoLC
Label
Dragon seed, Pearl S. Buck
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453263518
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
051E7664-CB56-4AD1-B15E-2E0687EDE453
System control number
  • (OCoLC)809183950
  • ocn809183950
  • OCoLC

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