Midnight in Peking
How the Murder of A Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old ChinaBook - 2012
Historian and China expert Paul French uncovers the truth behind the notorious unsolved 1937 murder of Pamela Werner, and offers a rare glimpse of the last days of colonial Peking.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2012
Edition: Revised edition
Branch Call Number: 364.1523 F8888M 2012
Characteristics: x, 260 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
From Library Staff
It was 1937, and as clouds of war gathered on the horizon, a ghastly ritualistic murder was left unsolved—until now.