Dragon Seed

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Blakiston, 1945 - China - 378 pages
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The farmer Ling Tan, and his wife and sons and daughters live in Nanking during the Japanese assault. This book covers the fall and rape of the city and life of the people afterward under the heels of a bestial master who rules but cannot conquer.

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User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

Very well presented view of the Japanese occupation of China as viewed through the eyes of a Chinese peasant farming community. The insights into the emotional and philosophical perspectives of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

I don't know why I never read Pearl Buck, but alas I have not. It's not the writing that was amazing, necessarily, but the story that carried this along. Given how often the headlines between Japan ... Read full review

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