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Dream Traders.

Author: E V Thompson
Publisher: New York : Robert Hale, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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E.V. Thompson's number one bestseller immerses the reader in the greed, misery and ruthlessness of the Chinese opium trade. The opium trade involved Britain in one of the most shameful wars of all time, just as it reached out from Hong Kong to threaten the very throne of China's all-powerful emperor. Young Cornishman Luke Trewarne is in the Far East to make his fortune but his plans are threatened by his ideals,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Thompson, E.V.
Dream Traders.
New York : Robert Hale, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: E V Thompson
ISBN: 9780709096580 0709096585
OCLC Number: 794328015
Description: 1 online resource (566 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; PROLOGUE; PART ONE; One; Two; Three; Four; Five; Six; Seven; Eight; Nine; Ten; Eleven; Twelve; Thirteen; Fourteen; Fifteen; Sixteen; Seventeen; Eighteen; Nineteen; Twenty; Twenty-one; Twenty-two; PART TWO; One; Two; Three; Four; Five; Six; Seven; Eight; Nine; Ten; Eleven; Twelve; Thirteen; Fourteen; Fifteen; Sixteen; Seventeen; Eighteen; By the Same Author; Copyright.

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E.V. Thompson's number one bestseller immerses the reader in the greed, misery and ruthlessness of the Chinese opium trade. The opium trade involved Britain in one of the most shameful wars of all time, just as it reached out from Hong Kong to threaten the very throne of China's all-powerful emperor. Young Cornishman Luke Trewarne is in the Far East to make his fortune but his plans are threatened by his ideals, together with a growing love for China, its people and a beautiful Chinese boat-girl. Challenged by the brutal intrigues of those with the most to gain from the squalor and degradation.

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