Empire of Heaven

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Bantam Books, 1990 - Fiction - 576 pages
3 Reviews
After healing Hung, leader of the Taiping Rebellion in mid-nineteenth-century China, Rulan becomes his obsession and to avoid him she must take refuge as a spy in the mansion of the rebellion's opponent, General Li

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User Review  - Julianne - Goodreads

Not a great book, but fascinating nonetheless. I enjoyed this during a very trying trip to the hospital, and it kept me turning the pages. Very unusual; I have never read anything quite like it. It is very long and takes time to get through. Read full review

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User Review  - Sharon Howe - Goodreads

Really a dumb book. Poor story line. Attempts to be historical. You're better off reading an history book on China in the mid nineteenth century then wasting your time on this attempt at historic ... Read full review

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