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The borrowed / Chan Ho-Kei ; translated from the Chinese by Jeremy Tiang.

Chan, Ho-Kei, 1975- (author.). Tiang, Jeremy, (translator.).
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Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library HO-K (Text) 70743000162081 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802125880
  • ISBN: 0802125883
  • Physical Description: 490 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Grove Atlantic edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Black Cat, an imprint of Grove Atlantic, 2017.

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General Note:
Originally published in Chinese as 13.67: Taibei Shi : Huang guan, 2014. This translation originally published: London : Head of Zeus, 2016.
Formatted Contents Note:
The truth between black and white (2013) -- The prisoner's dilema (2003) -- The longest day (1997) -- The balance of Themis (1989) -- Borrowed place (1977) -- Borrowed time (1967).
Summary, etc.:
A deductive powerhouse, detective Kwan Chun-dok becomes a legend in the Hong Kong Police Force, nicknamed 'the Eye of Heaven' by his awe-struck colleagues. Follow Kwan from his experiences during the Leftist riot in 1967, when a bombing plot threatens many lives; the conflict between the Hong Kong police and Independent Commission against Corruption in 1977; and the Tiananmen Square Massacre in 1989 to the Handover in 1997 and the present day of 2013, when Kwan is called on to solve his final case, the murder of a local billionaire.
Subject: Hong Kong Police Force > Fiction.
Hong Kong (China) > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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