The second in the Detective Lin series of novels set in China.
For Police Inspector Lin of Guangzhou’s Serious Crimes Unit the murder of a Japanese visitor is the beginning of the ultimate nightmare.
Seventy years earlier during Japan’s occupation of China General Shirō Ishii established a network of facilities to develop biological weapons the Japanese military intended to use to exterminate the entire population of China.
Now, led by a billionaire religious zealot, Ishii’s ideological heirs are close to locating his legacy, the ultimate bio-weapon secreted in Lin’s home city of Guangzhou for decades and, when they find it, they plan to realize Ishii’s evil dream and unleash it onto a billion plus unsuspecting Chinese people.
Lin faces a race against time to stop them before they deploy Ishii’s legacy and wipe out the Chinese people.