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The red thread : a Chinese tale of love and fate in 1830s Singapore

Author: Dawn Farnham
Publisher: Singapore : Monsoon, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set against the backdrop of 1830s Singapore where piracy, crime, triads, and tigers are commonplace, this historical romance follows the struggle of two lovers: Zhen, a Chinese coolie and triad member, and Charlotte, an 18-year-old Scots woman and sister of Singapore's Head of Police.
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Genre/Form: Singaporean fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dawn Farnham
ISBN: 9789810575670 981057567X
OCLC Number: 137232557
Notes: Novel.
Sequel: The shallow seas.
Description: 328 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Dawn Farnham.
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Set against the backdrop of 1830s Singapore where piracy, crime, triads, and tigers are commonplace, this historical romance follows the struggle of two lovers: Zhen, a Chinese coolie and triad member, and Charlotte, an 18-year-old Scots woman and sister of Singapore's Head of Police.

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