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ISBN13: 9780440184621
ISBN: 0440184622
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
List Price: $8.99
Publisher: Dell
Published Date:
Edition 1
Pages: 736
Average Goodreads rating: 4.28/5 (11 ratings)

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Set in the turbulent days of the founding of Hong Kong in the 1840s, Tai-Pan is the story of Dirk Struan, the ruler - the Tai-Pan - of the most powerful trading company in the Far East. He is also a pirate, an opium smuggler, and a master manipulator of men. This is the story of his fight to establish himself and his dynasty as the undisputed masters of the Orient.