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The good earth, novel by pearl buck, published in 1931 the novel, about peasant life in china in the 1920s, was awarded the pulitzer prize for fiction in 1932 the good earth follows the life of wang lung from his beginnings as an impoverished peasant to his eventual position as a prosperous landowner. The good earth pearl s buck table of contents order the good earth at bncom can you guess the classic novel from a single paragraph. Plus-circle add review comment reviews the good earth jan 26, 2017 01/17 by buck, pearl s texts eye 518 favorite 0 comment 0.
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