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Free download á The Emperor's Bones ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ ❰Ebook❯ ➦ The Emperor's Bones Author Adam Williams – Helpyouantib.co.uk Beautiful headstrong and unconventional Catherine Cabot is twenty years old when she arrives in ChinaAgainst an uneasy political backgroundWho is Henry Manners the mysterious man who once wrote to her The Emperor's PDF mother and who she knows now lives in ChinaRunning in parallel is the extraordinary story of Yu Fu kuei a Chinese revolutionary working as a Communist spy She and Catherine met when they were at Oxford immediately after the Great War and the friendship is deep. Epic read Epilogue is fascinating Found structure tricky as multiple story lines running concurrently and each chapter takes about 90 minutes to read Just felt like too much story for a single book Reminds me of Wild Swans in terms of being an epic

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Beautiful headstrong and unconventional Catherine Cabot is twenty years old when she arrives in ChinaAgainst an uneasy political background a bittersweet triangular love affair develops between Catherine and Edmund and George Airton And all the while she is trying to uncover the truth of her past unaware of the danger this might pose to her. The seuel to The Palace of Heavenly Pleasure which was set in 1899 China Read the first novel while on sabbatical in Beijing where I had a chance to hear an entertaining talk by the author an Englishman whose family had lived and worked in China from the 1890 Though not a great fan on historical fiction I rather enjoyed The Palace of Heavenly Pleasure a guilty pleasure a bit like watching Korean historical drama The seuel is set in the battle between warlords in the 1920s It has a large cast of British Chinese and Japanese characters ranging from villainous to venial foolish to heroic I was within 130 pages of finishing but got put off by the rape and torture Decided to give it one try easier once past the Nanking Outrage and Shanghai massacre of 1927 The final episodes were melodramatic but brought the saga to a satisfying ending There is a useful afterword by Adam Williams about his sources historical and personal

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The Emperor's BonesAnd permanentAs the Japanese mass themselves on the borders waiting for an excuse to invade Catherine ignorant of a history steeped in hatred unwittingly becomes the perfect tool to settle the scores of two men who will stop at nothing to wreak their revenge And Yu Fu kuei discovers that love might be the strongest weapon that any warrior h. I found the historical background of the novel uite magical set in the 19th Century and the storyline kept me interested throughout the whole novel The characters were well developed and you could easily be drawn into the storyline becoming one of the characters easilyYou can easily get the sense that the author has a deep knowledge and understanding of the country and also as we read this novel we get educated in the politics of China in the 1920s You see that the author has done thorough research to write this novel and I can always appreciate the work of an author who goes through such length to produce uality novels for us to read I have read this “over 700 page” novel about two timesFor my full review