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Shanghai Grand: Forbidden Love and International Intrigue on the Eve of the Second World War - Taras Grescoe

a brief visit to a house in St. Louis, 1916--Emily "Mickey" Hahn hides out under a tree in the yard, sneaking Sax Rohmer novels outside for an extended read. her mother won't let her read for pleasure for more than thirty minutes a day (I would go frigging mad!). she delights in the "mysteries of Cathay". years later, she will be in Shanghai...