The Good Earth
NoteseBook - 1990
"CliffsNotes on The Good Earth" explores author Pearl S. BuckOCOs insight into the lives of the Chinese people, particularly the peasant population.
Following the story of a Chinese farmer who represents the universal cultivator OCo one who knows that his riches and security come from the good earth itself, this study guide provides summaries and critical commentaries for each chapter within the novel.a Other features that help you figure out this important work includePersonal background on the authorIntroduction to and synopsis of the bookIn-depth character analyses for the two principal figures, Wang Lung and wife O-LanCritical essays on the Chinese practices of foot binding and concubinageReview section that features interactive questions and suggested essay topics
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