Pearl Buck (1892-1973), writer, civil rights activist, winner 1938 Nobel Prize in Literature. Born Hillsboro, West Virginia to missionary parents. Taken to China at 3 months old. Graduated Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Lynchburg, VA, Phi Beta Kappa, 1914. Masters from Cornell University in 1925. In 1949, outraged that existing adoption services considered Asian and mixed-race children unadoptable, Buck established Welcome House, Inc., the first international, interracial adoption agency.
Henri-Cartier-Bresson-Photographs. 'Street Culture: Children and the Urban Enviroment.' I just want to make this little guy smile! When I look at his little face, all of my protective instincts kick in!
Architecture and the Landscape of Modernity in China Before 1949 (Hardcover) (Edward Denison)
Architecture and the Landscape of Modernity in China Before 1949 (Hardcover)