Montalbano William

01. A Death in China Читать →

Жанр: Детектив (не относящийся в прочие категории) Changan, China, 213 B.C. “Where is Confucius?” the emperor demanded. Princes, nobles, councillors, generals, diplomats, servants and eunuch-ministers mimicked the emperor's angry mien. Square-jawed, flint-eyed, they stared at the cluster of old men whose robes and formal bearing marked them as scholars. Silence wrapped the throne room. It was not a question to be answered.…