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The Sinews of Love

(1965)
A novel by

 
Orphaned by a tidal wave which claims her parents and her home,
Ming Pei Sha is at the mercy of a world of human squalor and degradation.
Destitute, she sells her body in a loveless match with an old businessman
desperate for a son.

Pei Sha witnesses first-hand the savage contrasts of the teeming city of
Hong Kong, where the affluence and extravagance of the financiers' palaces
cannot hide the appalling poverty of the slums. A city where and ancient and
proud civilisation struggles against the corruption and greed of the modern age.

 
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Hardback Editions

February 1977 : UK Hardback
Title: Sinews of Love (New Portway Reprints)
Author(s): Alexander Cordell
ISBN: 0-85997-240-2 / 978-0-85997-240-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: C.Chivers
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Paperback Editions

September 1976 : UK Paperback
Title: Sinews of Love (Coronet Books)
Author(s): Alexander Cordell
ISBN: 0-340-15476-4 / 978-0-340-15476-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
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Kindle Editions

July 2014 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: The Sinews of Love
Author(s): Alexander Cordell
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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July 2014 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Sinews of Love
Author(s): Alexander Cordell
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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