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Fate : the lost decades of Uncle Chow Tung

Author: Ian Hamilton
Publisher: [Toronto, Ontario] : Spiderline, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hong Kong, 1970. The Dragon Head (also known as the Mountain Master) of the Fanling Triad has died and there is a struggle to replace him among senior members of the gang. Normally, the Deputy Mountain Master is next in line, but this one is weak and ineffectual and has only survived because of the protection of the Dragon Head. Up to this point, the Fanling Triad has operated in relative isolation from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hamilton, Ian, 1946-
Fate.
Toronto : Spiderline, 2018
(OCoLC)1035219167
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Hamilton
ISBN: 9781487003869 1487003862
OCLC Number: 1035249496
Description: 316 pages : chart ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ian Hamilton.

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The first book in a gripping new Ava Lee spin-off series featuring fan-favourite Uncle Chow Tung and his ascendancy to the head of the Triad gang in Fanling.  Read more...

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