Red Spirit



Red SpiritEarly 1989 In The USSR Communism Is About To Collapse In China Civil War Is Brewing And An American Archaeologist Is About To Discover An Extraordinary Secret Dr Sally Parsons Ambition To Excavate The Tomb Of The Ruthless First Emperor Of China Is Dashed When She Is Mysteriously Fired From The Project Then Sally Agrees To Deliver A Computer Disk To A Contact In China In Return For Access To The Tomb But The Explosive Secret The Disk Reveals Is A Prize Worth Killing For If She Survives, Sally S Dream Of An Unprecedented Archaeological Coup Might Be Within Her Grasp But It Could Turn Into A Nightmare For Millions.

Humphrey Hawksley is a journalist and an author who has been a foreign correspondent for the BBC since the early 1980s.Hawksley was educated at the Junior and Senior schools of St Lawrence College, an independent school for boys now co educational , in the coastal seaside town of Ramsgate in Kent, in south east England.After school, Hawksley joined the Merchant Navy, and sailed across the world.

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  • Unknown Binding
  • 310 pages
  • Red Spirit
  • Humphrey Hawksley
  • English
  • 24 August 2017
  • 9780747222750

10 thoughts on “Red Spirit

  1. Gerald Sinstadt says:

    Humphrey Hawksley is an old hand in the Far East He knows his China So we can take the environment and historical background of Red Spirit as being authentic.The problem is with the characters Dr Sally Parsons, an eminent archaeologist, fluctuates between helpless sobbing and fierce determination the changes seem to be dictated by the needs of the plot rather than any plausible personality Bill Cage conveniently half American, half Chinese has an ability to survive violence that might daunt Reacher who never, as far as I know, went into action with a petrol bomb in each trouser pocket The child Paul is precocious enough to challenge credulity As for the Chinese well, this is the inscrutable orient so we must take them at stereotypical face value.Unfortunately, the author is not helped by his publisher One has become accustomed in other books to errors that slip past the spell checker, but Red Spirit is betrayed by page aft...

  2. Chaplain Stanleigh Chapin says:

    Not a five starThe first three quarters of book, I was thinking that it would Then there were several pages of an orgy at WU s university office that did nothing for the story It all was some what sketchy put together from there to the end.

  3. Angela says:

    I would have rated it a little higher but I was frustrated by the number of typo errors and other errors in the Kindle version of the book Quite a good storyline otherwise with several intriguing twists.

  4. Nev Thomas says:

    Good espionage thriller

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