The Dragon Scroll: A Mystery of Ancient Japan Featuring Sugawara Akitada

The Dragon Scroll: A Mystery of Ancient Japan Featuring Sugawara Akitada

I. J. Parker


In an event choked with road bandits, unscrupulous politicians, and renegade clergymen, The Dragon Scroll introduces readers to the vigorous global of eleventh-century Japan and an irrepressible hero—Sugawara Akitada. On his first professional project, Akitada—an impoverished nobleman and earnest younger govt clerk within the Ministry of Justice—is despatched from the capital urban on an almost very unlikely project to the far away province of Kazusa to find why tax convoys are disappearing. within the politically murky global of the japanese court docket, he has been organize to fail. opposed to the percentages, the ever-resourceful Akitada, his aged servant Seimei, and his impudent bodyguard Tora are decided to meet their project and notice the reality in a city of risky secrets and techniques.

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