By Qiu Xiaolong
Leader Inspector Chen Cao of the Shanghai Police division is the pinnacle of the distinctive Case team and is frequently installed cost of these circumstances which are thought of politically "sensitive" due to the fact that, as a emerging celebration cadre, he's appeared via many as reliable. But Inspector Chen, notwithstanding a poet through inclination and avocation, takes his task as a policeman very heavily, regardless of the pressures placed upon him from inside and with out, and is unwilling to compromise his ideas as a policeman in prefer of political expedience.
However, after the hot Minister of Public safeguard insists that Chen personally take on a 'special assignment', an research already begun through inner safeguard, he might now not be capable to withstand these pressures. The social gathering, more and more leery of overseas embarrassment, is sad approximately fresh books that position Mao in a foul light. Now, Jiao, the granddaughter of an actress who used to be most probably one among Mao's mistresses - a lady suspected of being Mao's personal granddaughter - has lately surrender her task, moved right into a luxurious house, and, with none seen technique of support, become a component of a brand new social set situated round the remnants of pre-Communist Shanghai society. What they fear is that, by some means, she has inherited a few artifact or fabric with regards to Mao that would, while made public, prove embarrassing. Even notwithstanding there's no facts that such even exists, Chen has been charged to infiltrate her social circle, be certain if the scary fabric exists and, if it does, retrieve it quietly. And in merely a few days - simply because if he can't unravel this 'Mao case' in the cut-off date, the celebration will inn to harsher, extra lethal ability.
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