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Badlands: Decadent Playground of Old Peking Hardcover – 1 Dec 2015

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  • Hardcover: 84 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books China (1 Dec. 2015)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0670080993
  • ISBN-13: 978-0670080991
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.3 x 20.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,443,415 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"A compulsively readable true crime work in the tradition of "Devil in the White City." Atlantic.com"

An engrossing read. Oprah.com on "Midnight in Peking""

About the Author

Paul French studied history, economics, and Mandarin in London and has an M.Phil in economics from the University of Glasgow. He is a business advisor and analyst and the author of "Midnight In Peking," for which he won the Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime and the CWA Non-Fiction Dagger, and "North Korea: The Paranoid Peninsula."

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