TITLE

An Unlikely Novelist

AUTHOR(S)
Kolesnikov-Jessop, Sonia
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);9/29/2003 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 142 Issue 13, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles the author of "The Palace of Heavenly Pleasure," Adam Williams. Use of the Boxer Rebellion as the unlikely subject of his novel; Adventure Williams' relishes in his life; Position as head of China operations for Jadine Matheson, one of Asia's oldest trading houses; Number of years it took him to complete "Palace"; Details of the book's subject matter.
ACCESSION #
10955366

 

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