By James Clavell
The atmosphere is Hong Kong, 1963. The motion spans scarcely greater than per week, yet those are days of excessive experience: from kidnapping and homicide to monetary double-dealing and common catastrophes–fire, flood, landslide. but they're days crammed to boot with all of the secret and romance of Hong Kong–the middle of Asia–rich in each trade…money, flesh, opium, power.
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