Wheeler Pub., 1995 - 371 sidor
The rich and ruthless don of the new order of Asian Mafia hires Tom MacLean, a young, ambitious Manhattan lawyer and former prosecutor, to protect his interests. Slowly, MacLean begins to realize Deng's real interests--ultimate control of the drug trade throughout the world and the distribution of "China White", the most potent heroin ever to hit the streets.
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Swatow, which to them is what Sicily is to the Mafia." "Where's Drug Enforcement
in all this?" "Way ahead of us, which isn't saying much. But DEA was the first to
spot the new high-level purity of the heroin coming in. It used to arrive already cut
His father had come from his native Swatow to establish the mill. As for many
enterprising Chiu- chow, Swatow was too much of a backwater compared to the
great sprawling seaport of Shanghai, bursting with global commerce. His father ...
But Chiang Kai- shek's Kuomintang armies continued to crumble against the
Communist troops, and by the end of 1949 Chiang himself had fled to Taiwan.
Deng went south with Ho to Swatow, but he found he had no links left there.
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CHINA WHITEAnvändarrecension - Kirkus
Chinese crime lords bring a bumper crop of trouble to a reluctant young lawyer and his FBI squeeze in this intricate, compulsively readable thriller by nonfiction veteran Maas (Serpico, 1973, etc ... Läs hela recensionen
China whiteAnvändarrecension - Not Available - Book Verdict
An influential Chinese business tycoon plots to transfer the assets of the Hong Kong crime syndicate to the United States in a single huge shipment of high-grade heroin. With the guidance of a law ... Läs hela recensionen