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Jade and Fire
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Publisher Paperjacks
Publication date September 1, 1988
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780770109042
ISBN-10 0770109047
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Original list price $4.95
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Peking, winter 1948. Encircled by Mao's Communist armies, Nationalist warlord Fu Tsoyi seeks the solution to saving Peking in his Taoist concubine's lessons in calligraphy and passion. Chief Inspector Bei wrestles with a string of brutal courtesan murders, slowly realizing with horror that the solution to the murders is tied to saving his beloved Peking, and China's emergence into the modern world.

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from Random House Inc (June 1, 1987)
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About: During the Communist siege of Peking, Inspector Bei investigates the murder of the prior of a Taoist temple and a series of killings of courtesans
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Reprint edition from Paperjacks (September 1, 1988)
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About: Peking, winter 1948.

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