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Thousand Pieces of Gold: A Biographical Novel

Thousand Pieces of Gold: A Biographical Novel

by Ruthanne Lum McCunn

Editeur : Beacon
ISBN: 9780807083819
Broché: 352
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Date d'affichage: 2020-09-17
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A reissue of the classic biographical novel that has sold more than 200,000 copies Lalu Nathoy’s father calls his thirteen-year-old daughter his treasure, his “thousand pieces of gold,” yet when famine strikes northern China in 1871, he is forced to sell her. She is sold first to a brothel, then to a slave merchant bound for America. In a new country, she is given the name Polly and eventually auctioned to a saloonkeeper. When admirer Charlie Bemis wins her in a poker game, he frees her from her enslavement and eventually proposes marriage. The two live out their days on a bountiful farm, a homestead called Polly’s ...