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    Jian by Eric Van Lustbader

Jake Maroc, a top agent for the secret US government agency known as the Quarry, is a martial arts expert on a quest for vengeance. Nichiren, Jake's deadliest adversary, is a cold-blooded assassin with a deadly secret. And Shi Zilin is a Communist minister, a cunning survivor of turmoil. But only one can be the Jian: the ultimate master of strength and wisdom.

Year: 1986
Genre: EspionageSuspense

    Shan by Eric Van Lustbader

Now part of Hong Kong's yuhn-hyun, the inner circle that will someday control all of Asia, Jake is poised to lead China to fulfill its ancient destiny. On a plateau in the heart of the Burmese highlands lies Shan, the holy site where men are tested and the deepest secrets of Eastern mysticism are revealed. It is here that Jake will face his greatest challenge as the fate of the world hangs in the balance.

Year: 1988
Genre: EspionageSuspense

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1986Jian by Eric Van Lustbader Suspense, Espionage, Jake Maroc, China, Hong Kong
1988Shan by Eric Van Lustbader Suspense, Espionage, Jake Maroc, China





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