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Shanghai Station

Shanghai Station

(2003)
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A masterful storyteller at the top of his form, Bartle Bull follows the successes of his popular Africa trilogy-A Café on the Nile, The White Rhino Hotel, and The Devil's Oasis-with a rousing historical adventure. Shanghai Station is a compelling tale of political terror and personal vengeance that unfolds in 1918 in China's colorful, turbulent port city of Shanghai. Well-born Alexander Karlov arrives in Shanghai with a mission, for the Bolsheviks have brutally killed his mother and abducted his twin sister. Vengeance commands Alexander's soul. It also entangles him in perilous alliances-with the Cossack hit man Ivan Semyonov; with Mei-lan, a woman who knows Shanghai's darkest secrets; with "Big Ear," leader of the city's most powerful Triad; with the French police; and with a spirited young American woman who calls herself Jesse James.

 
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Hardback Editions

December 2003 : USA Hardback
Title: Shanghai Station
Author(s): Bartle Bull
ISBN: 0-7867-1314-3 / 978-0-7867-1314-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

November 2004 : USA Paperback
Title: Shanghai Station
Author(s): Bartle Bull
ISBN: 0-7867-1486-7 / 978-0-7867-1486-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf Publishers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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