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Unbound: a novel
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Published:
[Boulder, Colorado?] : John Shors, Inc., [2017].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
443 pages ; 22 cm
Status:
Lafayette General Fiction
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Broomfield Fiction
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Longmont Adult Fiction
FICTION SHORS, J.
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Oct 20, 2020
Longmont Adult Fiction
FICTION SHORS, J.
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Dec 8, 2019
Louisville Adult Fiction
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Description

"The year is 1548, and the Chinese Empire faces an imminent Mongol invasion. All that prevents the violent end of a dynasty is the Great Wall. Yet even this famed fortification has weaknesses, and against his will, a talented Chinese craftsman is taken from his home and wife, so that he may labor alongside the wall's defenders. Fan has been missing for a year when his wife, Meng, decides to do the impossible--to leave everyone and everything she knows in a daunting effort to find him. At a time when many women fear even stepping outside their homes, Meng disguises herself as a man and begins a perilous journey of deliverance. As two armies gather at the Great Wall, the fates of Fan and Meng collide with a Mongol horseman seeking redemption, a Chinese concubine fighting injustice, and a ruthless general determined to destroy them all. "--Page [4] of cover.

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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Shors, J. (2017). Unbound: a novel. [Boulder, Colorado?], John Shors, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shors, John, 1969-. 2017. Unbound: A Novel. [Boulder, Colorado?], John Shors, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Shors, John, 1969-, Unbound: A Novel. [Boulder, Colorado?], John Shors, Inc, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shors, John. Unbound: A Novel. [Boulder, Colorado?], John Shors, Inc, 2017.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780999174401 (paperback), 0999174401 (paperback)

Notes

General Note
Includes readers guide.
Description
"The year is 1548, and the Chinese Empire faces an imminent Mongol invasion. All that prevents the violent end of a dynasty is the Great Wall. Yet even this famed fortification has weaknesses, and against his will, a talented Chinese craftsman is taken from his home and wife, so that he may labor alongside the wall's defenders. Fan has been missing for a year when his wife, Meng, decides to do the impossible--to leave everyone and everything she knows in a daunting effort to find him. At a time when many women fear even stepping outside their homes, Meng disguises herself as a man and begins a perilous journey of deliverance. As two armies gather at the Great Wall, the fates of Fan and Meng collide with a Mongol horseman seeking redemption, a Chinese concubine fighting injustice, and a ruthless general determined to destroy them all. "--Page [4] of cover.