Record Details

Catalog Search

Available copies

  • 53 of 55 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 55 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur FPB BUC GOO (Text) 34207001032763 Adult Fiction PB Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville F BUCK P. (Text) 34706000020646 Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville F BUCK P. (Text) 34706001362682 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton County Public Library - Fowler F BUC (Text) 34044000847796 ADULT FICTION Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield FIC BUC (Text) 36803000595210 FICTION Available -
Boswell Grant Township Public Library - Boswell FIC BUC (Text) 38144000143323 Fiction Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown FIC BUCK HOUSE b.1 (Text) 79361000047243 Adult Fiction Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC BUCK (Text) 73174000091465 Adult: Fiction In transit -
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola FIC BUCK (Text) 33118000100373 Adult: General Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville FIC BUC c.1 (Text) 76895000044332 1st Floor Fiction Available -
Next 10 »

Record details

  • ISBN: 0743272935 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780743272933 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 357 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: Washington Square Press trade pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Oprah's book club"--Cover.
Featuring a WSP reading group guide.
Summary, etc.: Pearl S. Buck's epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of a China that was. Though more than sixty years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. "I can only write what I know, and I know nothing but China, having always lived there," wrote Pearl Buck. In The Good Earth she presents a graphic view of a China when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings for the ordinary people. 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 this 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 the destiny of man.
Subject: Married women > China > Fiction.
China > History > 1928-1937 > Fiction.
China > Social life and customs > Fiction.

Additional Resources