Yea it's set in Hong Kong in the 60's. I've only read the prologue and first ch and the book is like 1400 pages or something.
It's one of the sequels to tai pan.
I've always said that I identify with no character greater than Dirk Struan!
Thread: What'cha Reading?
11-19-2010, 10:21 AM #1151Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
- Edmund Burke
11-28-2010, 01:02 AM #1152
12-06-2010, 09:42 PM #1153
John Taylor - African Rifles and Cartridges
12-07-2010, 03:25 PM #1154
12-07-2010, 05:28 PM #1155SnifflesGuest
12-18-2010, 09:12 AM #1156violaineGuest
I am reading "How to Beat Up Anybody", Judah Friedlander. So far, hilarious.
12-18-2010, 09:49 AM #1157
12-20-2010, 12:19 PM #1158
Still waiting for the spouse to finish The Girl Who Kicked a Hornet's Nest.... in the meantime, I'm reading some young adult fiction. Just finished:
and now on to:
12-22-2010, 01:37 PM #1159
- Join Date
- Apr 2007
soon to be Jane Eyre and The Moonstone
12-22-2010, 03:20 PM #1160NPcompleteGuest
"Wish You Were Here" by Nick Webb.
It's my second time reading a biography haha.
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