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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They transformed it into one of their first entry points for the opium they forced on
China. You've all heard of the Opium Wars, how British trading companies got
half of China hooked on opium?" "For Christ's sake, spare us the history lesson,"
And with them were mules bearing a thousand pounds of raw opium in their
saddlebags, escorted by Li's soldiers. Li had not even demanded prepayment. "
You will promptly receive your money," Deng told him. "Of that, I have no doubt,"
General Li's mule caravans brought the raw opium to the field laboratories, where
it was dissolved in heated water in oil drums. Ordinary lime fertilizer was added to
precipitate out waste matter, allowing the morphine to float chalky white near ...
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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