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The Resource A death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel : murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China, Pin Ho and Wenguang Huang

A death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel : murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China, Pin Ho and Wenguang Huang

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A death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel : murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China
Title
A death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel
Title remainder
murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China
Statement of responsibility
Pin Ho and Wenguang Huang
Title variation
  • Lucky Holiday Hotel
  • Murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China
Title variation remainder
murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China
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Language
eng
Summary
"The scandalous story of the corruption of the Bo Xilai family--the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood; Bo's secret lovers, who may have included Chinese film stars; the blackmailing by Bo's supporters; the hasty trial and sentencing of Gu Kailai, Bo's wife--is only the tip of an iceberg and just the beginning of a cataclysmic power struggle that could rock the very foundation of China's all-powerful Communist Party. By the time it is over, the machinations in Beijing and throughout the country that began with Bo's fall could affect China's economic development and disrupt the world's political and economic order"--
Summary
"The scandalous story of the corruption of the Bo Xilai family--the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood; Bo's secret lovers, who may have included Chinese film stars; the blackmailing by Bo's supporters; the hasty trial and sentencing of Gu Kailai, Bo's wife--is only the tip of an iceberg and just the beginning of a cataclysmic power struggle that could rock the very foundation of China's all-powerful Communist Party. By the time it is over, the machinations in Beijing and throughout the country that began with Bo's fall could affect China's economic development and disrupt the world's political and economic order"--
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10175684
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DLC
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1965-
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He, Pin
Dewey number
320.951
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ1509.5.C6
LC item number
H4 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1964-
  • 1970-2011
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  • Huang, Wenguang
  • Heywood, Neil
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True
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  • Political corruption
  • Bo, Xilai
  • Heywood, Neil
  • China
  • HISTORY / Asia / China
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Intelligence
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Communism & Socialism
Target audience
adult
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murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China
Label
A death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel : murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China, Pin Ho and Wenguang Huang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
pt. 1. The fate of a kuli -- pt. 2. The princelings -- pt. 3.Poisonous water -- The victor is king and the loser a bandit
Control code
ocn808421315
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 334 p.
Isbn
9781610392730
Lccn
2012047602
System control number
(OCoLC)808421315
Label
A death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel : murder, money, and an epic power struggle in China, Pin Ho and Wenguang Huang
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
pt. 1. The fate of a kuli -- pt. 2. The princelings -- pt. 3.Poisonous water -- The victor is king and the loser a bandit
Control code
ocn808421315
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 334 p.
Isbn
9781610392730
Lccn
2012047602
System control number
(OCoLC)808421315

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