Trials of the Middle Kingdom
Follow the story of a legendary wandering swordsman and a political cabal of vigilantes known as the Martial Scholars as they investigate the maritime arrival of a mysterious nonhuman military force. A thorough investigation reveals the truth about their agenda as well as a conspiracy against the emperor and the entire Ming Empire. Through careful planning and utilization of their deep network, they succeed in warning the emperor who then prepares the nation for the possibility of war. First however, he must quell the Underworld where rebel groups and secret societies have risen against him, and conspire with the nonhuman foreigners to create a new world order. Together with a motley crew of misfits, the legendary swordsman ventures into the Underworld to discover the deeper plans of the enemy. His new friend, an enigmatic sage, insists that the real battle is, in fact, a spiritual one, and that victory lies only through following the will of Heaven.
Trials of the Middle Kingdom is created by Pierre Dimaculangan, an EGlobal Creative Publishing signed author.
All riders halted their gallop and faced each other, both companies looking like they'd just emerged from fighting in hell. It was already late in the afternoon, and only a few hours of light remained.
"General! We saw the fires and the smoke from hours away. What has happened??" Sun Xin questioned.
"The worst has happened, so……