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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

    China Marine by Eugene B. Sledge

After Japan's surrender in 1945, Sledge and his company were sent to China to maintain order and to calm the seething cauldron of political and ideological unrest created by opposing factions. His regiment was the first Marine unit to return to the ancient city of Peiping (now Beijing) where they witnessed the last of old China and the rise of the Communist state. Sledge also recounts the difficulty of returning to his hometown of Mobile, Alabama, and resuming civilian life while haunted by shadows of close combat.

Year: 2002
Genre: WWII: Post-War

 

 

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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
2002China Marine by Eugene B. Sledge WWII: Post-War, China, Non-Fiction
An Infantryman's Life After World War II

 

 

 


 

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