Good Earth, The

Good Earth, The

portrayal of land as only sure means of survival. [Am. Lit.: The Good Earth]
See: Farming
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Her stories about Chinese life first appeared in American magazines in 1923, but it was not until 1931 that she reached a wide audience with Good Earth, The, which described the struggle of a Chinese peasant and his slave wife to gain land and position.