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The Good Earth: Chinese Culture and History

The time period of Pearl S. Buck's The Good Earth spans 1882-1939. This LibGuide will cover the history of the Chinese Exclusion Act, the Boxer Uprising, and the Russo-Japanese War.

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Boxer Rebellion
Boxer Uprising
Russo-Japanese War
Chinese Exclusion Act
Tzu-Hsi Empress Dowager
Nicholas II
Theodore Roosevelt

Pearl Buck lived in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China

Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China, Asia

Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China - The area where Pearl Buck lived.

Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China, Asia. Photography.Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 8 Aug 2012.


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