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By Richard Brian Powers

below the conflict cry, "The chinese language needs to Go," the Knights of work expel the chinese language from Tacoma and Seattle and movement operations to Portland. in the course of a fishermen's strike, chinese language scabs appear at an Astoria cannery to fish, violating a code that claims simply white males fish the river. inside days, the Knights of work slip into city and scheme to force the chinese language out. in spite of the fact that, if the chinese language are expelled, Astoria's canneries might shut because the chinese language do the entire within paintings. during this hate-filled weather, a chinese language headman asks Sheriff TJ Stone to enquire the homicide of a chinese language grocer. Days later, the physique of a tender Portland attractiveness is located floating within the Columbia River. The murders seem to be associated however the leader suspect, Chen Hop Li, appears to be like to haven't any cause to kill the lady. As TJ struggles to resolve the murders prior to racial hatred destroys the city, he tangles with robust males locked in conflict for Oregon's senate seat: Ambrose Jameson, cannery proprietor, and Paul Purcell, Portland Police Commissioner. TJ is claustrophobic, which proves an severe handicap whilst he descends into Portland's underground tunnels to seek for the killer.

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