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by Buck, Pearl S.

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TitleLetter from Peking
Author / Responsible partyBuck, Pearl S.
TopicsRomance. Chinese Americans. China -- History -- 1937-1945 -- Fiction. Separated parents. United States of America - Vermont.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


When the Communist revolution breaks in China, Elizabeth MacLeod returns home to Vermont with her young son Rennie, while her husband Gerald, who is half-American, half-Chinese, remains in Peking. Sentenced to life of a widow - though not a widow - Elizabeth can only wait and wait. But the past and the future meet in a turmoil when she receives a letter from Peking.

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System control numberS13026
Original Print PublisherNew York, USA : John Day Company, 1957.
NarratorBonnie Hurren.
Narrator NameBonnie Hurren.
Participant or performer noteBonnie Hurren.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator