A Death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel

A Death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel

Murder, Money, and An Epic Power Struggle in China

eBook - 2013
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The downfall of Bo Xilai in China was more than a darkly thrilling mystery. It revealed a cataclysmic internal power struggle between Communist Party factions, one that reached all the way to China's new president Xi Jinping.The scandalous story of the corruption of the Bo Xilai family?the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood; Bo's secret lovers; the secret maneuverings of Bo's supporters; the hasty trial and sentencing of Gu Kailai, Bo's wife?was just the first rumble of a seismic power struggle that continues to rock the very foundation of China's all-powerful Communist Pa.
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2013
ISBN: 9781610392747
1610392744
Branch Call Number: EBOOK 364 H6505 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (539 pages)
Additional Contributors: Huang, Wenguang 1964-

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LaBeteNoir Feb 06, 2014

I read mysteries set in contemporary china. This book is frighteningly like the fiction. Great way to learn contemporary china's political system.

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