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Author: Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In 1699 Japan, when their son is kidnapped by dangerous rivals jealous over his influence in the shogun's court, Sano Ichiro and his wife, Reiko, search desperately for the boy, only to be trapped by Lord Matsumae, who has been driven mad by the murder of his mistress.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 9780312365424 031236542X
OCLC Number: 154309118
Description: 293 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Laura Joh Rowland.
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Sa no Ichiro, the samurai detective who has risen to power in the shogun's court, has attracted rivals. When their son is kidnapped, Sano and his wife, Reiko, set off on a desperate search, only to  Read more...

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"Roland matches her talent for storytelling with her ability to render convincing historical detail in this long-running but fresh series." - Publishers Weekly (starred review on RED CHRYSANTHEMUM)."

 
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