By Jin Yong,Anna Holmwood
China. The yr is 1200. The tune Empire has been defeated within the north via invading Jurchen forces. driven additional south, the empire is at risk of cave in and the chinese language inhabitants is livid.
Now it falls to lone patriots educated within the martial arts to avoid wasting China.
Guo Jing's father used to be one such hero, killed in defence of his kingdom. His mom was once pressured to escape to the perimeters of the empire, the place Guo Jing used to be stated scuffling with with Genghis Khan. Yang Kang, Guo Jing's sworn brother due to the fact delivery, grew as much as a special destiny one of the enemy.
Enter Qiu Chuji, a Taoist priest famed for his martial prowess and burning patriotism. Enlisting the aid of the eccentric band of martial artists referred to as the Seven Freaks of the South, he needs to locate the 2 younger males and teach them in a manner befitting the reminiscence in their fathers, to take again China.
Translated from the chinese language through Anna Holmwood
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A Hero Born: Volume I of The Condor Heroes by Jin Yong,Anna Holmwood