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“The Good Earth” by Pearl S. Buck

October 17, 2014

From the TALK series, Living with the Land.   Discussion Leader: Sandra Wiechert.

Wang Lung, a poor peasant who "makes good" by caring about and acquiring land, has unfailing help from his wife, but values her only for her labor and sons she supplies. Sons, brought up in an industrializing China, stray from their father's commitment to the land and to older values. (385 pp.)

Sponsored by Aldersgate Village.

Funded project of the Kansas Humanities Council.  The Kansas Humanities council is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Topeka, KS 66614-4706
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