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The Living Reed

Author(s): Pearl S Buck

Location(s): South Korea

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Late 19th / Early 20th Centuries



Buck portrays Korean culture decades ago and historical facts, such as the Japanese invasion, all through the eyes of a family – unforgettable

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This novel tells you a great deal about Korea, and its traditions. The time when there was a royal family, the invasion of the Japanese and the way America was involved, not always honorably, with the Korean...

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