Tai-Pan: The Epic Novel of the Founding of Hong Kong
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: March 2015
Duration: 32 hours 16 minutes
It is the early nineteenth century, when Europeantraders and adventurers first began to penetrate the forbidding Chinesemainland. And it is in this exciting time and exotic place that a giant of anEnglishman, Dirk Struan, sets out to turn the desolate island of Hong Kong intoan impregnable fortress of British power-and to make himself supreme ruler: Tai-Pan!
#1 New YorkTimes bestselling author James Clavell's works have become beloved modernclassics. This critically acclaimed historical novel is another fine example ofa master at work.