The Chinese Bandit (The Far East Trilogy, Book 1)

Stephen Becker

An ex-marine at the run for his lifestyles brawls his method throughout post–World battle II China during this rip-roaring experience story

That summer season they hanged a fats guy on the Western gate as a caution and instance to all.
Kao used to be a traitor, a thief, a pimp, a black marketeer—and Jake Dodds’s associate. So what if he traded stolen army provides with the Japanese, Jake desires to understand. He by no means cheated me. yet 1947 Peking is a savage, cutthroat urban, and the USA Marine Corps sergeant is simply too busy saving his personal pores and skin to place up a struggle over Kao’s fate.
Jake served his kingdom with honor in global battle II, but if he knocks an American brigadier basic via a barroom window, no volume of battlefield scars or strive against medals will keep him from legal. So he units out around the Gobi wasteland with a caravan of Kao’s illicit goods—and plunges right into a global of violence and treachery that might take each ounce of his power and intelligence to outlive. Pursued by means of Chiang Kai-shek’s Nationalist military and a bandit chieftain named Tiger’s Assistant Demon, Jake disappears into the mountains—but the chaos of postwar China is inescapable, and “peace” hasn't ever been part of this two-fisted adventurer’s vocabulary.
The chinese language Bandit is the first booklet within the a long way East Trilogy, yet you could get pleasure from studying the sequence in any order.

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