New PDF release: A Hero Born: Volume I of The Condor Heroes

By Jin Yong,Anna Holmwood

ISBN-10: 1848667922

ISBN-13: 9781848667921

China. The yr is 1200. The tune Empire has been defeated within the north by means of invading Jurchen forces. driven additional south, the empire is at risk of cave in and the chinese language inhabitants is livid.

Now it falls to lone patriots expert within the martial arts to save lots of China.

Guo Jing's father was once one such hero, killed in defence of his nation. His mom used to be pressured to escape to the sides of the empire, the place Guo Jing was once cited struggling with with Genghis Khan. Yang Kang, Guo Jing's sworn brother due to the fact start, grew as much as a distinct destiny one of the enemy.

Enter Qiu Chuji, a Taoist priest famed for his martial prowess and burning patriotism. Enlisting assistance from the eccentric band of martial artists often called the Seven Freaks of the South, he needs to locate the 2 younger males and educate them in a fashion befitting the reminiscence in their fathers, to take again China.

Translated from the chinese language by way of Anna Holmwood

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