By Qiu Xiaolong
Inspector Chen Cao of the Shanghai Police Bureau is summoned via an legit of the social gathering to take the lead in a corruption research - one the place the main determine and his kinfolk have lengthy because fled to the USA and past the succeed in of the chinese language executive. yet he left in the back of the association and his partners-in-crime, and Inspector Chen is charged to discover these accountable and act as essential to finish the corruption ring. In a twisting case that takes him from Shanghai, all of the approach to the united states, reuniting him together with his prior cohort from the U.S. Marshall's provider - Inspector Catherine Rhon.
At as soon as a compelling crime novel and a insightful, relocating portrayal of daily life, The Emperor's Sword is the following installment within the severely acclaimed, award-wining Inspector Chen sequence.
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