Title The Call.
Book Condition Softcover. Reading copy.
Edition Reprint Edition.
Publisher Penguin Books, New York: 1986.
0140086951 / 9780140086959
Seller ID 67315X1
Explores the evangelical impulse in this country - the peculiarly American spirit of wanting to help others - and reflects the whole complex history of China from 1900 to the aftermath of World War II. Includes an Index. "The Call is a book of great artistry and great significance . . . A triumph for fiction or the historical novel as the way to make history live" - John K. Fairbank, Harvard University
(Key Words: Fiction, Historical Novels, China, Literature, Protestantism, John Hersey, Missionaries).