The Third Messiah

Christopher West

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Anzhuang Wang, a detective in the Beijing police department, starts investigating a cult - the New Church of the Heavenly Kingdom - when his sister-in-law "Julie" gets involved with the group. The church has ties that lead back to the 19th century Taiping Rebellion and maintains a strictly non-political stance. Still, given the current climate in Beijing, the recent crackdown on the Fa Lun Gong, and the current initiation from above against nuisance crime, there is much about the situation to make Wang nervous.

As a cloud of death and danger begins to surround the church, Wang must now find a way to protect his family, defy the pressure from somewhere high above him in the party structure, and uncover the truth before it is too late.

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Christopher West

Christopher West has traveled in and studied China for more than twenty years. He is the author of three previous novels in this series including Death of a Blue Lantern, a finalist for the 1998 Anthony Award. He lives in London, England.

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The Third Messiah
Christopher West

Hardcover

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
October 2000
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780312266653
ISBN10: 0312266650
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 272 pages
$23.95

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Minotaur Books
April 2011
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ISBN: 9780312276300
ISBN10: 0312276303
272 pages
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