The exile: portrait of an American mother

Author: Pearl S. Buck

Language: English

Summary: The Exile is a memoir/biography written by Pearl S. Buck about her mother, Caroline Stulting Sydenstricker (1857–1921), describing her life growing up in West Virginia and life in China as the wife of the Presbyterian missionary Absalom Sydenstricker. The book is deeply critical of her father and the mission work in China for their treatment of women and traces the arc of her mother’s disillusionment with religion — Source:

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