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Tai-Pan, James Clavell

****1/2 Tai-Pan (Asian Saga #2) Author: James Clavell First Edition: ¬†Atheneum, 1966 Original language:¬† English Summary: The novel opens with the British seizure of Hong Kong after the first Opium War.¬† Long and sweeping, covering the lives of many characters, the book focuses on Dirk Struan, the Tai-Pan, the most powerful trader in Asia and […]